Br. John McMahon fms B.Sc (Hons) B.Theol M.Ed Ph.D (Alumni 1963)
John McMahon is one of our most eminent Old Collegians. He is a Marist Brother, former College Principal and former School Captain. John attended Marcellin College from 1953 to 1963. After leaving school, he began his studies to become a Marist Brother. Once professed, John taught and assumed leadership positions in Marist schools across Victoria, including principalship of Marcellin College, Bulleen from 1982 to 1989. He spent the next three years overseas completing a PhD from the University of London. John returned as principal of Sacred Heart College, Adelaide from 1993 to 1998 after which he oversaw the development of Marist Schools across the Province of Melbourne. In 2011 John joined the Marist Province’s Mission and Life Formation Team. He is currently National Director of Marist Tertiary Programs.