Board of Directors
Where did you go to college, and what was your major?
St. Mary’s College in South Bend, Indiana with a major in education. After teaching, I went to Loyola University for a master’s in social work.
Have you lived in any other cities or countries?
Nope, unless you count Evergreen Park, Illinois
Where do you currently work? Tell us about your current role.
I am retired. I enjoy my grandkids and do some volunteer at Misericordia.
What are your passions or hobbies outside of work?
Gardening, travel, reading, art museums
When you were in high school, what were your favorite activities outside the classroom?
Choir, school clubs, being with friends
What is your favorite place to travel to? What do you like to do there?
Paris—I like to do everything.
Who is the person who made the greatest impact on your life growing up?
How did you get connected to Mercy Home?
Through [President and CEO] Fr. Scott
Why is the mission of Mercy Home important to you?
Helping kids who need help
What do you consider to be your proudest accomplishment?
What would you like your legacy at Mercy Home to be?
That it provides a home and support for kids who need that.