Paul graduated from Newman in 2005 and St. Ambrose University in 2010 with a degree in Secondary Education and an endorsement in English/Language Arts. He currently teaches English IV, Writing Skills, Speech, and Journalism as well as being head of the English Department. Mr. Magnafici is an adult Kairos leader, adult FCA leader, Yearbook adviser, as well as an assistant Football and Wrestling coach.
The 2018-19 school year will be Paul's seventh year at Newman, and 9th year of teaching. Paul currently lives in Sterling.