Micah SumnerAssistant Superintendent of Elementary Schools

  • email: msumner@archphila.org
  • phone: 215.965.4616

Professional Goal

Inspired by the mission of St. John Neumann, Micah is committed to ensuring that AOPS elementary schools are thriving and passionately ministering to their families, communities, and students.

Experience and Skills

  • Former junior high history teacher
  • Experience as an elementary school principal in both urban and suburban schools
  • Previously served as Director of Elementary Urban Education for AOPS


  • BA – Geography and History; California State University, Fullerton
  • M.A.Ed. – Concordia University, Irvine
  • State certifications in education and administration

Personal Note

A California native, Micah entered seminary intending to join the priesthood. Instead, he answered a calling to serve in Catholic education — and has continued to do so throughout his entire professional career. Micah is happily married and has six children. In his free time, he enjoys playing piano.