The Well: September 24, 2022 Guest Speaker

Calling All Women – How to Lead with Femininity

Embracing the Call to Leadership and Navigating Discrimination in the Workforce as a Catholic Mother - The Catholic WomanRachel serves as the Executive Director of The GIVEN Institute, a not-for-profit organization that seeks to activate the gifts of young adult women for the Church and for the world. Before joining GIVEN, Rachel worked in the Archdiocese of Baltimore for over twelve years, supporting parishes and schools with their advancement efforts. Rachel has also taught theology courses in Catholic schools and served as Campus Minister at Mount de Sales Academy under the leadership of the Dominican Sisters of St. Cecilia. She is a graduate of the Franciscan University of Steubenville, where she majored in Theology and Catechetics and obtained her Masters in Education Administration from Johns Hopkins University. Rachel is a harpist and has traveled to Australia, Israel, and all over Europe (favorite cities being Rome, Lourdes, and Fatima). Her greatest source of joy is her husband, Tony, and her children, Evangeline, Cooper, and Theodore.

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Copies of GIVEN’s Litany of Female Saints may be purchased here.

GIVEN also leads a novena beginning December 1st each year, leading up to the weekend of OLG’s feast day.
All are welcome to join in via YouTube