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Agency Leadership

  • Rodney Schuster, Executive Director
  • Rebecca Owens, Regional Director
  • Donna Stefansky, Finance Director
  • Peter Range, Office for Life and Justice Director 
  • Deborah Boyce, Marketing, Communications & PR Director
  • Tom Waniewski, Development Director
  • Yvonne Tertel, Human Resources Manager

Board of Directors

  • Richard Cronin, President
  • Margaret Hoff, Secretary
  • Diane Keil-Hipp, Treasurer 
  • Patrick Bruen
  • Maximo Gonzales
  • Julia Kalka
  • Fr. Kishore Kottana
  • Isaac Matthews
  • Jim Peniston
  • Hal Reed
  • Charles Rittenhouse
  • Jessica Schultz
  • Thomas Sloma
  • George “Fritz” Sprenger
  • Philip Renda – ex officio
  • Rodney Schuster – ex officio
  • The Most Reverend Daniel E. Thomas – ex officio

Our Mission

Catholic Charities makes real the love God has for each individual regardless of faith or background, by serving the poor, speaking for and assisting the neglected and forgotten, respecting and promoting life from beginning to end, and nurturing and supporting individuals and families.

Catholic Charities Northwest Ohio