Cathie & I have been part of the parish for 5 years. We moved here in 2011 because of my job change. I’m a licensed architect in over 35 states, practicing for over 30 years, Chief Architect at The Austin Co., involved in Pharmaceutical, Aviation, Food, Bakery and Nuclear Maintenance type facilities. We have 3 daughters who all live in Chicago.Prior to coming to NE Ohio I was very active at Saint Alphonsus Liguori, Prospect Heights, IL. Attended CRHP (Christ Renews His Parish), became Lay Director of Men’s CRHP Team 9. Was requested to complete a few tasks:Designed/built a portable kiosk ticket window; Designed /built the choir risers; Field survey of existing facility conditions; Created hotline called SAINTS (
Seniors) managed 80 volunteers to help seniors; Received the Chicago Archdiocese Christifideles Award. Elected to River Trails school board, past president of Chicago chapter of the Association of Licensed Architects, and current president of the ALA NE Ohio chapter. Was Lay Director for CRHP and started the Men’s Christ Renews His Parish at Holy Angels. This year I’m on Team 5 as weekend facilitator. I manage the list of over 300 who have attended the renewal weekend. I’m a member of the choir. I recently provided a bid analysis for the gutter installation on the new storage building. I look forward to continuing to give back to the church in any way I can whether it be thru CRHP, advising on Architecture & Engineering matters, or just listening to someone who needs a talk.