NRVC board and staff

NRVC board and staff

NRVC Board

2018-2019

The National Board ensures the implementation of the NRVC goals, objectives, and policies. The National Board is composed of 8-12 members, in addition to the NRVC executive director, a non-voting member of the Board. The NRVC executive director oversees the daily operation of the organization and is accountable to the National Board. The term of office for a Board member is three years. Board members shall serve no more than two consecutive terms. By the spring of each year, the National Board selects new members from those recommended by the membership to bring particular skills to the Board and to help ensure a balance of gender, geographical and cultural representation.

The responsibilities of the National Board are:

  • Select the executive committee.
  • Hire and evaluate the executive director; review and modify job description as needed.
  • Determine goals and objectives; establish policies.
  • Recommend the development of programs and services.
  • Provide for a national biennial convocation.
  • Provide for national coordination of Member Areas.
  • Act as an official voice for the organization.
  • Approve the annual budget and review financial reports.
  • Determine annual dues.
  • Allocate funds for Member Areas.
  • Establish and evaluate committees, advisory boards, and task forces; dissolve when appropriate.
  • Appoints all committee members.
  • Appoints Board liaisons to committees.
  • Review Constitutions and propose amendments as necessary.
  • Select Board members as specified in the Constitution.      

 

NRVC Board contact information

Board Chair

Sister Kristin Matthes, S.N.D. de N. '15
240-863-1916 |  kristin.matthes@sndden.org

 

Leadership Committee

Father Adam MacDonald, S.V.D. '17
563-876-3332 ext. 316 | adamsvd@yahoo.com

 

Sister Virginia Herbers, A.S.C.J. '17 
203-248-4225 ext. 450 | vherbers@ascjus.org

 

Board members

Sister Gayle Lwanga Crumbley, R.G.S. '14

240-643-4511 | sgl504@aol.com

 

Sister Anna Marie Espinosa, I.W.B.S. '14
361-774-4910 | samespinosa@iwbscc.org

 

Father Charles Johnson, O.P. '17
504-837-2129, ext. 6 | cjohnson@opsouth.org

 

Sister Lisa Laguna, D.C. '17
650-949-8890 | srllaguna@doc1633.org

 

Sister Belinda Monahan, O.S.B. '17
 847-975-6710 | bhemonahan@gmail.com

 

Sister Priscilla Moreno, R.S.M. '13
314-909-4661 | pmoreno@mercysc.org

 

Sister Anita Quigley, S.H.C.J. '14
610-626-1400 ext. 304 | aquigley@shcj.org

 

Mr. Len Uhal (Society of the Divine Word) '18
563-876-3332 | luhal@dwci.edu

 

Sister Mindy Welding, I.H.M. '18
570-346-5414 | reachoutIHM@gmail.com

Previous board members

It is with deep gratitude that we recognize the generous commitment of following members who have served on the NRVC board:

2016-17

Brother Ronald Hingle, S.C.; Sister Anita Quigley, S.H.C.J.; Brother Tom Wendorf, S.M.; Father Toby Collins, C.R.; Sister Gayle Lwanga Crumbley, R.G.S.; Sister Anna Marie Espinosa, I.W.B.S.; Sister Michele Vincent Fisher, C.S.F.N.; Sister Maria Iannuccillo, S.S.N.D.; Sister Kristin Matthes, S.N.D. deN.; Father Don Miller, O.F.M.
Sister Priscilla Moreno, R.S.M.; Father Vince Wirtner, C.P.P.S.;

2015-2016

Toby Collins, CR; Gayle Lwanga Crumbley, RGS; Anna Marie Espinosa, IWBS.; Michele Fisher, CSFN; Ronnie Hingle, SC; Maria Iannuccillo, SSND; Kristin Matthes, SNDdeN; Don Miller, OFM; Priscilla Moreno, RSM; Anita Quigley, SHCJ; Tom Wendorf, SM; and Vince Wirtner, CPPS.

2014-2015

Josita Colbert, SNDdeN; Gayle Lwanga Lwanga, RGS; Anna Marie Espinosa, IWBS; Michele Vincent Fisher, C.S.F.N.; Ronald Hingle, S.C.; Maria Iannuccillo, SSND; Mark McGuthrie, Donald Miller, OFM; Priscilla Moreno, RSM; Anita Quigley, SHCJ; Vincent Wirtner, CPPS; Brother Tom Wendorf, S.M.

2013-2014

Nan Brenzel; Josita Colbert, SNDdeN; Michele Vincent Fisher, CSFN; Elsa Garcia, CDP, Marcia Hall, OSP; Ronald Hingle, SC; Maria Iannuccillo, SSND; Donald Miller, OFM; Jo-Anne Miller, CSJP;  Priscilla Moreno, RSM; Tom Wendorf, SM; and Vince Wirtner, CPPS. 

2012-2013

Josita Colbert, SNDdeN; Michele Vincent Fisher, CSFN; Elsa Garcia, CDP; Maryellen Glackin; Marcia Hall, OSP; Ronald Hingle, SC; Maria Iannuccillo, SSND; Jo-Anne Miller, CSJP; Anthony Vinson, OSB; Freddy Washington, CSSp; and Vince Wirtner, CPPS.    

2011-2012

Josita Colbert, SNDdeN; Kevin DePrinzio, OSA; Michele Vincent Fisher, CSFN; Elsa Garcia, CDP; Maryellen Glackin; Marcia Hall, OSP; Maria Iannuccillo, SSND; Anthony Vinson, OSB; Freddy Washington, CSSp;  and Vince Wirtner, CPPS.

2010-2011

Josita Colbert, SNDdeN; Kevin DePrinzio, OSA; Elsa Garcia, CDP; Margaret Michael Gillis, FSP; Maryellen Glackin; Marcia Hall, OSP; Barb Kwiatkowski, OSF; Angele Lewis, SNDdeN; Luis Madera, OSA; Marcy Romine, OSF; and Anthony Vinson, OSB.

2009-2010

Josita Colbert, SNDdeN; Kevin DePrinzio, OSA; Margaret Michael Gillis, FSP; Maryellen Glackin; Barb Kwiatkowski, OSF; Angele Lewis, SNDdeN; Marty Lukas, OSFS; Marcy Romine, OSF; and Anthony Vinson, OSB.               

2008-2009

Josita Colbert, SNDdeN; Patti Donlin, RSM; Margaret Michael Gillis, FSP; Maryellen Glackin; Joseph Jozwiak, FSC ; Mary Beth Kubera, DC; Marty Lukas, OSFS; Marcy Romine, OSF; Anthony Vinson, OSB; Teri Wall, OP; and Andrea Westkamp SMIC.  

2007-2008

Patti Donlin, RSM; Maryellen Glackin; Joseph Jozwiak, FSC; Mary Beth Kubera, DC; Marty Lukas, OSFS; Mary McNally, OSF; Marcy Romine, OSF; Janet Ryan, SNJM; Anthony Vinson, OSB; and Teri Wall, OP.

2006-2007

Patti Donlin, RSM; Maryellen Glackin; Joseph Jozwiak, FSC; Mary Beth Kubera, DC; Marty Lukas, OSFS; Mary McNally, OSF; Marcy Romine, OSF; Janet Ryan, SNJM; Teri Wall, OP; Anthony Vinson, OSB.

2005-2006

Clemente Barron, CP; Renée Daigle, MSC; Charlene Diorka, SSJ; Ron Hoye, CM; Anita Lowe, OSB; Marty Lukas, OSFS; Mary McNally, OSF; Mark Padrez, OP; Janet Ryan, SNJM; Teri Wall, OP; and Mary Walsh, CSJ.   

2004-2005

Clemente Barron, CP; Renee Daigle, MSC; Charlene Diorka, SSJ; Kathy Littrell, SHF; Ron Hoye, CM; Anita Lowe, OSB; Marty Lukas, OSFS; Mary McNally, OSF; Janet Ryan, SNJM; Deborah Suddarth, OSF; and Teri Wall, OP.

2003-2004

Anna Marie Broxterman, CSJ; Clemente Barron, CP; Renee Daigle, MSC; Charlene Diorka, SSJ; Sue Kidd, CND; Kathy Littrell, SHF; Anita Lowe, OSB; Marty Lukas, OSFS; Mary McNally, OSF; and Deborah Suddarth, OSF.

2002-2003

Steve Albero, O. Praem; Clemente Barron, CP; Anna Marie Broxterman, CSJ; Renee Daigle, MSC; Joan Gallagher, SP; Susan Kidd, CND; Kathy Littrell, SHF; Anita Lowe, OSB; Mary McNally, OSF; James McVeigh, OSF; Deborah Suddarth, OSF and Lizette Valenzuela, SND.

2001-2002

Steve Albero, O. Praem.; Clemente Barron, CP; Renee Daigle, MSC; Deborah Drago, RGS; Joan Gallagher, SP; Susan Kidd, CND; Kathy Littrell, SHF; Anita Lowe, OSB; Jim McVeigh, OSF; Warren Sazama, SJ; Deborah Suddarth, OSF and Maryanne Tracy, SC.

          2000-2001

Renee Daigle, MSC; Deborah Drago, RGS; Bertha Franco, CCVI; Susan Kidd, CND; Jack Kurps, SCJ; James McVeigh, OSF; Carol Mucha, RSM; Warren Sazama, SJ; Maryanne Tracey, SC; Carol Tropiano, RSM; and Marcia Ziska, OSB.

1999-2000

Bertha Franco, CCVI; Michael Kissane, O. Carm.; Jack Kurps, SCJ; James McVeigh, OSF; Kathleen Pales, SSJ; Andrea Peters, SCSJA; James Price, CP; Theresa Rickard, OP, Carol Tropiano, RSM; and Marcia Ziska, OSB.

 



NRVC Staff

Sr. Debbie Borneman, SS.C.M.

Sister Deborah Marie Borneman, SS.C.M.
director of member relations and services

Sister Debbie began working for NRVC in August 2011. A Sister of Saints Cyril and Methodius, she served 10 years as vocation director for her congregation and is currently serving as second councilor on the SS.C.M. Leadership Team. She has ministerial experience in pastoral care, youth ministry, college campus ministry, immigration advocacy, and vocation promotion with the Diocese of Harrisburg. Sister Debbie has a Master of Divinity degree and a Master of Arts degree in Pastoral Studies from Loyola University of Chicago. She focused her research on the weariness of women religious in promoting vocations to religious life. 
E-mail: debbiesscm@nrvc.net

 

 

MaureMaureen Ceteraen Cetera
director of finance and human resources

Maureen joined the NRVC staff in August 2016. Her background in church finance and accounting includes previous employment with the Archdiocese of Chicago, Old Saint Patrick's Parish in Chicago, and the National Association for Lay Ministry. Maureen holds a Master's in Business Administration from Saint Xavier University and a Master of Arts in Pastoral Studies from Catholic Theological Union. She is a lay ecclesial minister for the Archdiocese of Chicago and serves part-time as a pastoral associate at her home parish, St. George, in Tinley Park. 
Email: mcetera@nrvc.net

 

 

Phil Loftus Phil Loftus
director of development 

Phil Lofus joined NRVC in 2018. He brings 30 years of marketing experience to his role of increasing donor awareness and support of NRVC.  Phil’s career has focused on launching and growing brands and leading innovative initiatives, including the “Got Milk?” campaign. Loftus holds a degree in economics from the University of Illinois, Champaign. He and his wife, Lorreto Kennedy, have three children and are active parishioners at St. Mary's of the Woods Parish in Chicago. Phil currently serves on the Board of Regents at St. Ignatius College Prep and VISION's Vocation Gateway Taskforce. He is also the Executive Director of the National Fund for Catholic Religious Vocatiions.
Email: ploftus@nrvc.net

 

 

Marge Argyelan   Marge Argyelan
database administrator

Marge joined the NRVC staff in April of 2015. She has served in the nonprofit sector most of her career, either providing direct service or in an adminstrative capacity. Marge earned a Bachelor of Science degree in public administration from Indiana University and a Master of Arts in Pastoral Studies from Loyola University in Chicago. Prior to coming to NRVC, Marge worked at St. Gertrude Parish in Chicago as Director of Parish Management and Facilities. An active Catholic, Marge lives on the northside of Chicago with her husband.
Email: margyelan@nrvc.net


 

Publications

TrueQuest Communications

TrueQuest Communications is a publishing services provider specializing in Catholic content and a global Catholic market. On behalf of the NRVC, TrueQuest publishes the NRVC's annual VISION Vocation Guide; oversees the design and production of all NRVC publications, including HORIZON; manages all NRVC websites, including NRVC.net and VocationNetwork.org.
Email: mail@truequestweb.com;
mail@vocationnetwork.org

Staff:

Patrice Tuohy, publisher | executive editor, VISION Vocation Guide
Jennifer Rebecca Tomshack, editorial director
Anne Marie O'Kelly, managing editor of production

TrueQuest contracted partners:

Carol Schuck Scheiber, editor HORIZON and Focus on Vocation Ministry
Dan Grippo, co-founder | marketing director emeritus | marketing consultant
Phil Loftus, CEO Stubborn Wave Marketing | marketing direction | grants
Curtis Long, CEO IdeaPort Consultants | web management

 



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