Pat Lofton

Pat Lofton

Pat Lofton

School Principal

Pat has served as a leader in Catholic education for 27 years. He worked in student affairs administration at Marquette University for six years before he began his teaching career as a middle school teacher and assistant principal at St. Mark's in St. Paul. Pat served as principal or our parish school from 2006-2011 before serving as Associate Superintendent of Catholic Schools for the Archdiocese of Milwaukee and the Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of the National Catholic Educational Association in Arlington, VA. Pat was honored to be asked to return to St. Thomas More as principal in the summer of 2017 and looks forward to many wonderful years ahead at the Jesuit elementary school of the Twin Cities.

Pat loves seeing a Jesuit education shape students into young people who are faith-filled, intellectually curious and prepared to make a difference in the world. 

Pat loves spending time with his family, friends and community. He considers himself a jack of all trades. Pat loves to travel and enjoys music of all kinds. He is a professionally trained singer, self-taught home improvement specialist, and an avid cook who enjoys preparing meals for his family or a crowd.