BA, Mercy College
MA, Fordham University
At Iona Prep since 1979
Mr. Poccia started at Iona Prep in the spring semester of 1979. He has taught social studies on various levels and served as history department chairman until 1988. From 1989 until June 2001, he served as Dean of Students (Assistant Headmaster for Student Life). At the start of the 2001-02 school year, Mr. Poccia returned to the classroom to teach AP United States History, United States Government/Economics, and Astronomy.
His interests include aviation, ice hockey, music, American History, and astronomy.