Ed is a retired business executive and business owner who left retirement for the opportunity to do Church work. He works in the Parish Operations office and deals with Parish Management, Diocesan Compliance, Media Management, Vendor Recruitment and Management, Staff and Volunteer Recruitment and Coordination, Coordinating the Masses, and Parish Security. He has been and continues to be certified as a Catechist who has worked in both adult and youth programs at St. Elizabeth.. First recruited by Father Matthew Codd, he continues to serve under Father Brendan Buckler. His favorite thing is sharing the Faith and being a part of bringing new people into the Church. Ed and his wife, Libby are converts who came into the Church in November of 2015. They have lived in Watauga County since 1992. They have two grown children and two grandchildren.