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Board of Directors

Stephen L. MacNamee, Jr., Chairman
Holy Rosary/West Catholic Group, 38 year retreatant; Founder and Chairman of M.A.I.N. Financial Services, Inc.; Graduate of St. Joseph’s University, BA English, 1965; Member of the Board of Directors-Catholic Leadership Institute (2005-2007); President Brokerage Services (BRAMCO) (1998-2002); National Speaker at Industry Organization Meetings and Company Conventions; Member of SS. Simon & Jude Parish, is a Lector, Usher & Eucharistic Minister; Chaired the SS. Simon & Jude Capital Building Campaign & served on the Parish Council; Chaired the Chester County Catholic Charity Campaign; Personally met with Pope John Paul II after being honored as a Knight of the Holy Sepulcher; Married 48 Years, 4 adult daughters, 7 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild.

Jacqueline J. Delaney, Vice Chairman
Graduate of St. Joseph University, BS Business Administration; Graduate of Archdiocese of Philadelphia Church Ministry Institute; National Advisory Board member, Catholic Leadership Institute; Board member, Mercy Spiritual Ministries; Executive Committee member, Stewards of St. John Neumann; Barnes Foundation, Arboretum Advisory Committee and Steering Committee Member; Chairperson, Archbishop Christmas Benefit for Children; CYO Hall of Fame, Archdiocese of Philadelphia; Lector and Extraordinary Minister, St. John Vianney, Gladwyne

Patrick R. Laphen, Co-Treasurer
Eleven year retreatant with the St Blaise-Curran Memorial Group; Finance Committee Member, Recruiter, Promoter and Parish Rep for the Malvern Retreat House; Executive Vice President, Corporate Development for Lionheart Industrial Group, LLC; Current President of Little Smiles of Philadelphia Board; Current President of St. Anastasia School CYO Board; Former Chairman of local Philadelphia chapter of American Ireland Fund; Active Member of ACG Philadelphia (former member of event planning Committee); Graduate of Philadelphia University, B.S. in Marketing, M.B.A in Finance

James P. Lake, Jr., Co-Treasurer 
Member of the Pius XII Group, 5 year retreatant; Graduate of St. Thomas University, BA in Communications; National Sales Manager for The Guardian Retirement Income Sales Team; Certified Annuity Specialist, Retirement Income Certified Professional; St. Anastasia Parish Council; Fighting Back Charity, fund raising committee; Newtown Republican Asst Committeeman for 10 years; Married father of three children

Sarah Christmyer, Secretary
Graduate of Gordon College, B. A. English Literature; St. Charles Borromeo Seminary, studying for Masters in Theology; Adjunct Faculty for Scripture at St. Charles Borromeo Seminary;
Co-developer, executive editor, advisor, program director for The Great Adventure
Catholic Bible Study Program, Ascension Press;  Author & Freelance Editor;
Author of annual 90-day Bible reading challenge for Ascension Press; Public speaker on topics related to Scripture and the Catholic faith; Bible study teacher and leader

James R. Molinari, Member At Large
Member of the Caenaculum Group, 35 year retreatant; Associate Captain/Recruiter for the Caenaculum Group, 25 years; Sullivan Award recipient; Widener University School of Law, JD, Villanova University, BA; Owns, manages, and operates private law practice based in Philadelphia; General Counsel, PRA Development and Management Corporation; Full-time Clerk to the Honorable Daniel D. McCaffrey; Admission to the PA Supreme Court, U.S. District Court, NJ Supreme Court, NJ District Court; Member of the PA and NJ Bar; Active member of the St. Joseph’s Prep Alumni, Lupus Foundation; Member of the Huntingdon’s Disease Foundation

John Cattie
Member of the Holy Family Group, 36 year retreatant; Graduate of Delaware Valley College, BS Science 1977, Ornamental Horticulture; Self-employed 1980-1985 – J. E. Cattie Landscapes; L. F. Driscoll Co, Construction Management (1988-present); Lead Project Manager, Westin Mount Laurel, Moss Rehab Hospital and Homewood Suites; Presently, Project Manager on the Milton S. Hershey Penn St. Univ. Children’s Hospital; Next project will be at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia; Married, father of three adult children

Rev. Msgr. Ralph Chieffo
Entered St. Charles Seminary in 1966 and was ordained in 1975; Masters Degree in English Literature from Villanova University – 1974; Masters Degree in Religious Studies – 2000; Honored by Pope Benedict as a Monsignor in 2011; Served in several parishes including St. Patrick, Malvern and pastor of King of Peace; Presently, pastor of St. Mary Magdalen in Media since 2000; Served as leader for Charismatic Groups, and St. Charles Seminary Board; Presently, serves the Archdiocesan Men’s Conference; Board member for the Little Sisters of the Poor

Carmen DiPasquale

Member of the Our Lady Peace group, 18 year retreatant; CA Captain for 3 years, Our Lady of Peace Retreat group; Planning committee for 8 years, Our Lady of Peace Retreat group; Member of the 4th of July Family Retreat Group, 12 year retreatant; CA Captain for 7 years, 4th of July Family Retreat Group; Member of the Spirituality Committee, 2 years; Clinical Dietitian Dunwoody Village; BS Nutrition and Dietetics; Discovering Christ Series facilitator; Project HOME volunteer; Parishioner St. Francis of Assisi, Eucharistic Minister, RCIA team member; Fluent in Spanish and English

Victor Frederick

Member of Our Lady Queen of Peace group, 26 year retreatant; Member of Steering Committee, Served as recruiting chair, associate captain, and deputy captain; Attorney, Frederick Law Offices; Judge, Magisterial District Court, Oley PA; JD from Widener Law School, BA Criminal Justice from St. Leo University; Pro Bono Team Member, PA Bar Association; Member, Berks County Bar Association; Founder of the Charity Santa House; Camp Cadet Troop-L Reading: Counselor, Board of Directors, Web Manager; Volunteer for Middle School and High School Mock Trial Competitions; Speaker and Volunteer for Prom Safety Programs and Drug Awareness; Youth Sports Coach/Director: Police Athletic League, Pottstown Little League, St. Pius X; Daniel Boone Optimist Club; Team Captain for Walk Now for Autism Speaks (7 years); St. Aloysius Church, Pottstown: Lector, Cantor, Finance Committee, Chairperson of Men’s Conference

Michael T. Gillespie, Jr. 
Vice President of Client Services, Gillespie Group Marketing and Advertising; Board Chair, Our Lady of Hope Regional Catholic School; Board Member, Police Athletic League; Committee Member, Mercy Vocation High School; Former Chair, current Board Member, Philadelphia Children’s Alliance; Board Member, The Neumann Forum; March of Dimes Ambassador Father; Council Member and Volunteer Lector, Philip Neri Roman Catholic Church

John F. Givnish
Member of the Immaculate Conception Group, 31 year retreatant; Member of the Retreat Committee; Member of the Good Shepherd Club; President and CEO of Life Celebration By Givnish; Graduate of the American Academy-McAllister Institute of Funeral Service; Member of the Holy Name Society; Member of the Catholic Philopatrian Literary Institute; Past President of the Northeast Philadelphia Lions Club; Funeral Director and Insurance Licenses in PA and NY

Robert Humbert

Member of the Six-Three Group, 45 years; Previous CA Captain of the Six-Three Group; Current member of the executive committee of the Six-Three Group; VP and Technical Director, AECOM’s Freight Rail Sector; Graduate Professional Engineer certified in a number on States including PA; Graduate of Villanova University, BS in Civil Engineering and MS in Civil Engineering-Transportation; Registered Professional Engineer (PA, VA and NY); Married 37 years, 3 sons

Thomas J. Lopez, Ph.D.
Member of the Knights of the Immaculata Group, 3 year retreatant; Graduate of Penn State University, Ph.D., Biology; Graduate of St. Vincent College, BA, cum laude; Sales Executive, Mid-Atlantic Region, BIOPAC Systems; Knight, Order of Malta; Knight Grand Cross, Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem; Author or Co-author of multiple, international reference journal articles; Member of the Pre-Jordan team & adult choir, St. Eleanor Church

Michael Mallick
Member of the St. Joseph’s Group, 9 year retreatant; Member of the Finance Committee; Graduate of Boston University School of Management, BS, magna cum laude; Principal of the Valley Forge Financial Group, King of Prussia, PA; Series 6, 22, 63, Life, Accident, Health, & Long Term Care Insurance Licenses; Formerly, Finance Manager, WP Realty; Formerly, Senior Finance Analyst, GE Energy Services

Armando Moral
Co-captain of the SS. Peter and Paul Group, 23 year retreatant; Chairman’s Award – 2009; Master of Business Administration, Rider University; Graduate Drexel University, BS; General Manager of Marlane Graphics, Inc.; Eucharistic Minister, Mary Mother of the Redeemer Parish; Eagle Scout, Boy Scouts of America, 25 year member; Coach for Lansdale Catholic High School Varsity Girls Soccer; Member of the Knights of Columbus; Serves on multiple boards at Mary Mother of the Redeemer Parish

Vince Murphy

Member of the Immaculate Conception Group, 23 year retreatant; Served as CA Captain from 2009 to 2013, Currently Recruiting Director; Recipient of Malvern’s 2008 Chairman’s Award; Member of the Retreat Committee ; Former School Director and Board President of the West Chester Area School District; Board President (2011 to 2013); Accomplished professional with expertise in all aspects of software engineering methods, architecture, technology assessment, and systems development; Parishioner St. Patrick’s, Malvern

Michael D. O’Mara
Graduate of James Madison University, BS, magna cum laude; J.D., cum laude, Penn State University Dickinson School of Law; Partner, Stradley Ronan Stevens & Young, LLP; Practice areas include Complex Commercial/Class Action Litigation; Serves as counsel to nonprofit organizations, including religious, educational & health care; Member of the American Bar Association, Brehon Law Society, National Diocesan Attorneys; Development Advisory Council, Sisters of the Holy Family of Nazareth; Secretary, Board of Governors, St. Thomas Moore Society of Philadelphia; Named a “Rising Star” by Super Lawyer, guide to the top lawyers in PA

Virginia Pellegrino

Member Women’s Teas Planning & Organizing committee, 3 years; Health Care and Hospital Administration (30yrs): including 10 years in the health care ministry of the Archdiocese of New York, and 8 years with the Mercy Health System in Philadelphia; Worked with Archdiocese of New York to bring health and spiritual care to AIDs patients; BA from Trinity College, MSc from London School of Economics, MPH from University of Michigan; Parishioner St. Patrick’s, Malvern

Michael T. Rigolizzo
Thirty-four year retreatant with the Ave Maria Group; Captain of the Ave Maria Group since 2007; Partner of Cedar Lane Construction, LLC; Founder and President of Green Power Corporation; Pioneer in both the sustainable and renewable energy resource technology; Juris Doctor from Delaware Law School of Widener University; BA of Science, Bio-Physics with minors in Finance and Management from Fairleigh Dickinson University

Albert W. Tegler
Member of Board of Trustees, Holy Family University; Catholic Leadership Institute, Former Board Member; St. Joseph’s University, President’s Council, Shield of Loyola Committee; Main Financial Services, Board of Directors; Former Board Member, Lincoln Bank; Former Chairman, Board of Advisors, Mercy Vocational School; Board of Governors, St. Joseph Prep Alumni Association; Member of Board of Advisors, Mother of Sorrows and St. Ignatius School; Member of SS Simon & Jude Parish, Extraordinary Minister