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Staff and Leadership

Say hello to the leadership team at St. Catharine Church

Clergy

Father Dan Dury - Pastor

Father Dury was ordained a priest for the Catholic Diocese of Columbus in 2010 and became pastor of St. Catharine in 2013. He previously served at St. Paul in Westerville and the Perry County Consortium of parishes. He loves fishing, traveling and watching movies.

Father Wm. Thomas Kessler - In residence

Father Kessler has been in residence at St. Catharine since retiring from active ministry in July of 2018. He most previously served as the pastor of St. Bernadette in Lancaster.

Deacon Christopher Reis - Permanent Deacon

Deacon Reis was ordained a permanent deacon for the Diocese of Columbus in 2012. He is married to his wife, Lisa, and together they have six children and 12 grandchildren. He loves seeing faith come alive in the lives of others, and enjoys spending time with his family and friends, and biking and swimming.

Parish Staff

Christy Deberson - Preschool Director

Christy joined the St. Catharine staff in 2017. She currently serves as the Preschool Director. Christy is married to Thomas and together they have two children. Christy loves to be outside and spend time with her family.

Kristina Keiffer - Director of Adult Faith Formation

Kristina joined the St. Catharine staff in 2016. She currently serves as the Director of Adult Faith Formation. Kristina is married to her husband, PJ, and together they have four children, Quinn, Reese, Jude, and Ellis. They also are foster parents to many wonderful children that God brings into their lives. Kristina loves being outdoors with her family, going on vacation, trying new restaurants, and building relationships with others to help them grow in their faith.

PJ Keiffer - Athletic Director

PJ joined the St. Catharine staff in 2016. He currently serves as the Athletic Director. PJ is married to his wife, Kristina, and together they have four children, Quinn, Reese, Jude, and Ellis. They also are foster parents to many wonderful children that God brings into their lives. PJ loves Notre Dame football, the Cleveland Browns and the Cleveland Indians.

Tim Magree - Director of Children's Faith Formation

Tim joined the St. Catharine staff in 2017. He currently serves as both the director of Children's Faith Formation and the St. Catharine School Music teacher. Tim is married to his wife, Rachel, and together they have two beautiful girls. Tim loves spending time with his family, playing music, hiking and climbing.

Cathryn O'Connell - Administrative Assistant

Cathryn joined the St. Catharine staff in 2017. She currently serves as the Administrative Assistant, Baptism Preparation Coordinator, and as the Director of the Becoming Catholic process. In December of 2017 she earned her Master’s in Catholic Theology from Ohio Dominican University. Cathryn loves black coffee and queso blanco dip.

Brendan O'Rourke - Director of Youth & Young Adult Ministry

Brendan joined the St. Catharine staff in 2014. He currently serves as the Director of Youth & Young Adult Ministry and directs the music at our Sunday 5:00pm Mass. Brendan loves Jesus, Pope St. John Paul II, the Columbus Blue Jackets, and reading.

Joy Seipp - Director of Liturgical Music

Joy joined the St. Catharine staff in 2007. She currently serves as the Director of Liturgical Music. Joy comes from an entire family of musicians, whose Father was a band director, so it was only natural for them all to have a love for music. She feels incredibly blessed to be at St Catharine and loves what she does.

Beth Sisson - Business Manager

Beth joined the St. Catharine staff in 2015. She currently serves as the Business Administrator. Beth is married to her husband, Bob, and together they have three children, Tiffany, Allison and Bobby. Beth loves to watch family movies and crochet.

Doug Stein - Director of Development

Doug joined the St. Catharine staff in 2017. He currently serves as the Director of Development. Doug has been married to his wife Barbara for 33 years and together they have four children, Geoff, Joshua, Noah, and Faith. Doug loves taking care of his family, advancing the Church, and leaving a legacy.

Janet Weisner - School Principal

Janet joined the St. Catharine staff in 1999. She currently serves as the School Principal. Janet is married to her husband, Bill, and together they have three children. Janet loves to read, go skiing, and jogging.

Dan Davis - Director of Maintenance

Dan joined the St. Catharine staff in 2013. He currently serves as the Director of Maintenance. He loves Notre Dame football.

Michael Hammond - Assistant Music Director

Mike joined the St. Catharine staff in 2016. He currently serves as our Assistant Music Director and Principal Organist.