Teacher Profiles

St. Damian School Faculty & Staff Profiles

James Panozzo

Physical Education

29 years at St. Damian


James Panozzo

  • 22 years as athletic director and organizer of parish carnival and other events. 
  • Taught and coached at Willow Springs Jr High
  • Taught at St. Barbara in Bridgeport 
  • Coached baseball at Tinley Park H.S., Seton Academy and Marian Catholic. 
  • Graduated from Saint Xavier University and 
  • played baseball four years and member of athletic hall of fame. 
  • A member of St. Damian teacher of the year.

I came to St. Damian after being out of teaching for a few years and wanting to teach in a Catholic school. I love spending time with my wife and four children (all attended St. Damian), traveling and going to live sporting events.