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Seraphs in Middletown

Seraph's Fund

Jim leading the Seraphs into the icy Atlantic for the Annual AOH Polar Plunge

James N. Shaw, IV - Class of '76

Jim Shaw is a proud member of the Mater Dei Class of 76.   Jim grew up in Keansburg and attended St. Ann's School.   After Mater Dei, he attended Seton Hall University and received a degree in Marketing.   He also has an MBA from Centenary College.   Jim works at Pfizer Inc in the area of International Trade Compliance. 

Jim is married with two daughters who are  all deeply committed to Mater Dei Prep.   His wife Sharon works in the Admissions Department at MDP and their daughters Elizabeth and Erin are both alumni.  

Jim’s passion and deep commitment to the Seraph family is undeniable. For over 10 years Jim has been a proud member of the Mater Dei Prep Booster Club.   He can also be seen playing the bagpipes for Mater Dei Prep Football games and graduations or representing Seraph alumni at Open Houses and special events.  In addition, to raise funds for MDP Jim organizes the Bleacher Bowl at Thanksgiving time and leads the charge into the water for the AOH Polar Plunge.  

Jim's Goal for Mater Dei Prep is to lead the Class of 2050 To Their Graduation with his bagpipes.