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A retired health care executive who’s credentials span diverse professional, community and spiritual positions. He filled leadership roles at regional medical centers, tertiary care medical centers, outpatient clinics and health care systems. He also did health care consulting for several years and directed a medical clinical trial research organization. He served as executive vice president… Read More »
I was born in a small farming community in the southern part of Minnesota, to Roman and Joan Lenz. I grew up on a farm with my parents and siblings, 3 sisters and 3 brothers. After graduating from High School, I attended the University of Minnesota Mankato and graduated with a Clothing and Textiles in… Read More »
I am Nora for short. My family moved here from Guam in July 2015 to be closer to my husband’s family. I have been with my husband for 24 years and have four beautiful children. I love to see Christ in others and find that when I help people He is there. I believe that… Read More »Read More
My name is Rafael Davila and I’ am 23 years old. I was born in Mexico, I came to the United States when I was 12 and about 7 years later I started to get closer to church. Right know I’ am serving St. Vincent De Paul for the past 5 years. Now I have the opportunity to… Read More »Read More
I am a transplant from Brooklyn, N.Y. where I was born and raised. I have two daughters, one granddaughter and one grandson. I worked in the Criminal Court system for over 17 years then became a stay-at-home mom. I volunteered at St. Gregory School and the Lord called me into the Catechetical Program teaching 2nd… Read More »
On February 11, 1983, I was born in Van Nuys, CA, to Peter and Sharon Poppleton. There I spent my first 19 years growing up with my two brothers, John-Paul and Robert. I received a very well rounded spirituality while immersed in a life in community with other strong Catholic families. My spiritual formation has… Read More »
Mike Giacalone, an Arizona native, has been a professional musician in the Valley for 30 years. He has been playing piano and leading choirs at St. James since 1994.
Born and raised in Indiana. Served four years in the Army and then four years in the Navy. Married twenty-one years. Served at St. James since 2007.