WPS Faculty & Staff

Tony D'Antonio

Assistant Headmaster and Director of College Counseling

B.S. Salisbury University, Exercise Science/Physical Education
M.Ed. Salisbury University, Counseling
M.Ed. University of Maryland, Eastern Shore, Guidance and Counseling
Pursuing doctorate with Wilmington University

Originally from Anne Arundel County in Maryland, Tony D'Antonio came to the eastern shore in 1984 to pursue his undergraduate degree at Salisbury University.  
Before joining the WPS staff in August of 2001, he was the Associate Dean of Admissions at Salisbury University and worked at Salisbury for 12 years. Over this time, D'Antonio served as the Assistant Director of Housing for Residence Life and the Assistant Men's Soccer Coach for 7 years.  
He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Science from Salisbury University and dual Master's degrees in Education from Salisbury University and University of Maryland Eastern Shore with concentrations in personal and community counseling, as well as certification in Guidance and Counseling.
He was an All-State soccer player in high school and college, was selected to be an Eastern States Athletic Conference Player, and was captain of Salisbury University's soccer team during his senior year in college. He spent a short time as a professional player with the Maryland Bays in 1989 and continues his involvement with soccer by serving as Assistant Girl's Soccer Coach at Worcester Prep.
In 2008, Mr. D'Antonio was named College Counselor of the Year by the Potomac & Chesapeake Association for College Admissions Counseling, which includes Delaware, the District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia, and West Virginia.


  • College Counselor of the Year
  • Potomac and Chesapeake Association of College Admission Counseling High School Counselor of the Year Award recipient.
  • Inducted into Omicron Delta Kappa
  • National High School Delegate for NACAC College Counselors
  • All ESAC Player Selection 1985-87, Salisbury State University
  • Captain, Men's Soccer at SSU
  • Inducted into Cum Laude Society
  • Regional Presenter for College Admission PCACAC Professional Conferences
  • Selection Committee Member for Salisbury University Athletic Hall of Fame
  • Alumni Association Executive Board Member -- Salisbury University