Br. Robert Bimonte

Adjunct, Religious Studies

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Brother Robert Bimonte most recently served as the President of NCEA – the National Catholic Educational Association - having previously held the positions of Executive Vice President and Executive Director of the Elementary Department of the Association. Before coming to NCEA, Brother Robert served as the Secretary of Catholic Education in the Diocese of Buffalo overseeing both Catholic Schools and Religious Education.

Brother Robert has served as the Director of Education for Christian Brothers Conference, and also as the Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Staff Development in the Diocese of Syracuse.

He has taught on all levels from preschool through graduate school and has served as a consultant to schools, dioceses and religious communities throughout the US..

Brother Robert has conducted numerous retreats and workshops on a wide variety of topics, including collaborative learning, the power of myth, transformational leadership and brain-compatible learning.

His work in brain compatible learning has been recognized by the Hewlett/Packard Foundation. He was awarded an honorary doctorate from Lewis University in recognition of his work on behalf of the nation’s Catholic Schools.



  • BA in Education, New York University
  • MA in Religious Education, Saint Joseph Seminary
  • Doctor of Humanities (Honoris Causa), Lewis University