Athletics Department Staff
Director of Athletics
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Joining Nardin Academy in December 2015, Joe oversees the entire athletic program including Montessori, Elementary, and High School sports. He came to Nardin after most recently serving as Associate Director of Athletics and Recreation at State University of New York at Fredonia. Mr. Baudo graduated from Hamilton College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics. While at Hamilton he played on that institution’s Varsity Hockey team, serving as Team Captain, and was named First Team All-American, and recipient of the Gelas Memorial Prize for leadership, character, and athletic ability. In his free time, he continues to officiate college ice hockey at both the Division I and Division III level.
Assistant Athletic Director
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Jackie D’Orazio, a member of the class of 2000, returned to Nardin Academy to begin teaching in 2005 after completing her undergraduate degree at Canisius College. She completed her graduate studies in 2007, while teaching and coaching. She has served as a coach for the soccer, basketball and softball programs throughout her time at Nardin. She is now in her fourth year as Assistant Athletic Director for the high school.
Assistant to the Athletic Director
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Meghan Sleezer is in her second year as a full-time member of the athletics staff at Nardin Academy. Meghan graduated from Skidmore College in 2012 with a Bachelor’s Degree in psychology & exercise science. While at Skidmore, Meghan was a four-year starter on the woman’s soccer team where she was a three-time All-Conference honoree and a two-time NSCAA Regional All-American. Most recently, she completed her graduate work in Sport Administration from Canisius College in 2015. Meghan also serves as Nardin’s JV soccer coach.