OLPH Staff

Rev. Mike Triplett

Pastor

Rev. Mike Triplett

Fr. Mike was ordained a priest for the Archdiocese of Baltimore in 2007, and most recently served as pastor of Our Lady of Grace in Parkton. He has served as associate, and then director, of Deacon Formation for the Archdiocese since 2009.

Rev. Robert Katafiasz

Associate Pastor

Rev. Robert Katafiasz

Before seriously discerning the priesthood, he worked as an industrial cleaner for five years, which left him time for little else, with a work schedule that required him to be on call 24/7. 

Sr. Lorraine McGraw

Pastoral Care

Sr. Lorraine McGraw

Sr Lorraine was born and raised in Lowell, MA until she moved to Maryland in 1966. She is the mother of 6 children and grandmother to 16 grandchildren!

Lisa Sliker

Parish Administrator

Lisa Sliker

If you had told me 15 years ago that my job title would be OLPH Parish Administrator, I probably would have laughed harder than I should have.

Deacon Mike Sindall

Administrative Assistant

Deacon Mike Sindall

Mike is a retired correctional officer for Montgomery County who became a permanent Deacon with the Archdiocese of Baltimore on May 25, 2019

Matt Malone

Principal, OLPH School

Matt Malone

Matt is from a family of educators and earned his Bachelor of Science in Education and Theology from the Franciscan University of Steubenville, where he received his spiritual and theological formation, and his Master of Science in Education Administration from Johns Hopkins University. 

Judy Gruel

Director of Faith Formation

Judy Gruel

Raised in Hyattsville, Maryland, Judy holds a Bachelor's degree in Finance and a Teaching Certification in Early Childhood Education.

Christa Weyant

Director of Pastoral Care

Christa Weyant

Hello, my name is Christa Weyant and I have the privilege of being the Director of Pastoral Care here at OLPH.

Julia Bobak

Director of New Evangelization and Missionary Discipleship

Julia Bobak

Julia Bobak was raised in Ellicott City, Maryland. She grew up right down the street from OLPH.

Ben-David Warner

Director of Music Ministry

Ben-David Warner

Ben–David Warner is an aspiring choral conductor as well as a multi-instrumentalist, singer, and songwriter with roots in Celtic, Classical, and Folk music. He lives with one foot in the choral/sacred music world and one in the folk music world.

Janet Sumner

Accountant

Janet Sumner

A local from Baltimore, Janet grew up in a devout Catholic Family and is currently a member of Our Lady of the Chesapeake Parish (OLC) in Anne Arundel County where she lives.

Melissa Stevens

Administrative Assistant

Melissa Stevens

Melissa is originally a small-town girl from Tolleson, Arizona (Just west of Phoenix. Blink and you'll miss it.)

Claudia Florenzo

Screening Coordinator and Administrative Assistant

Claudia Florenzo

Raised in Laurel, MD, Claudia is the youngest of 4 daughters (people said to me "Oh, you're a YOUNG" a lot while growing up.)

Kimberly Gutelius

Administrative Assistant

Kimberly Gutelius

Kimberly is wife to Mike and mom to Michael, Sam, & Mary Katherine.

Laura Randazzo

Mission and Outreach

Laura Randazzo

I was raised in Maryland just down the road after we moved here when I was 3 so I've been a Parishioner here most of my life.

Kirill Gorbachev

Facilities Manager

Kirill Gorbachev

I was born on April 4, 1961, in St. Petersburg Russia. I am an only child. I attended the Marine Academy and attained a master's degree in Diesel Engineering in 1984.

Tom Wall

Facilities Assistant

Tom Wall

Tom Wall, a life long resident to Ellicott City is a second generation Wall at OLPH and grew up in the OLPH Parish School.