First Female President Appointed for SJC Junior College

Updated: October 23, 2015

Mirtha Peralta has been appointed to be the new President of Saint John’s College. Peralta is now the first female president to be appointed to the post. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Education from the University College of Belize and a Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership from the University of North Florida in the United States of America. Peralta was a teacher at Saint John’s College since 2003 in the High School Division before  transferring to the Junior College in 2004 where she continued as a full-time member of the Faculty and Chair of the Business Department until 2009. Peralta takes over from Andrew Lopez.