Staff

 

Charlene Flaherty
Executive Director

Charlene Flaherty has over 25 years of management experience in non-profit and government policy, program management, and fund development with a focus on homeless individuals and families, those struggling with substance abuse, trauma and persistent poverty.Most recently, she served as Southwest Director for Corporation for Supportive Housing where she worked with community partners to create more than 1,000 units of supportive housing. She was instrumental in developing a new behavioral health benefit and increased Medicaid financing for services in supportive housing for medically vulnerable homeless individuals. Ms. Flaherty comes to her work rooted in Catholic Social Teaching and the belief that our social mission is strengthened by our spiritual lives. She holds a B.A. in Psychology from La Salle University, M.A. in Theology from the University of San Francisco and M.A. in Political Science from the Eagleton Institute of Politics at Rutgers University

Cindy Bratton
Accounting Manager

Maria DiBello, RSM
Spiritual Director

Tom Flanagan
Property Manager

Meg O’Brien
Database Administrator

Leslie Porreca, RSM, LCSW
Kitchen Manager/Therapist/Garden Coordinator

Cathy Maguire, RSM
Program Director
Cathy brings rich experience to her role, having served as Executive Director of Siloam, a Mind, Body, Spirit Wellness Center for the HIV/AIDS community. Cathy is trained in the area of pastoral ministry and spirituality and, in the past, has worked in vocation ministry and in prison ministry. For many years she has been involved in the HIV/AIDS community in the areas of retreat work, counseling, and spiritual direction.

Mary-Anne Smith Harris
Marketing Director

Katherine T. Ulinski
Support Services Director