Mr. Tigue has spent his life in the Catholic Schools of the Diocese of Scranton. He attended Catholic elementary school and graduated from Bishop O'Hara High School, Dunmore. He received a bachelor of science degree in elementary education from Marywood University. He also received a Master of Science of degree in educational administration from Marywood University. His professional certificates include a K-6 Instructional Certificate and K-12 Administrative Certificate. All of his 21 years of professional experience, both in the classroom and in administration have been with Catholic Schools.