Deacon Mickey Friesen, D. Min.
Director
Deacon Friesen served seven years in parish pastoral ministry and 10 years as chaplain at St. Joseph’s Home for Children. Since 2001, Mickey oversees administration and operations of the Center for Mission and is responsible for new initiatives. He also serves as the Archdiocesan director of the Pontifical Mission Societies. Contact Mickey,¬†call 651-291-4445 or click here>>
Bonnie Curry-Gabel
Administrator
Bonnie came to the Center for Mission in 2001 with a blend of work in the areas of religious education, liturgy, pastoral ministry and administration. Bonnie supports all the program ministries and facilitates the receipt and disbursement of donations to the missions. She manages the financial aspect of the Center for Mission.Contact Bonnie,
call 651-291-4451 or click here>>
 

 

Janine Ricker
Global Mission Outreach Coordinator
Janine joined the Center for Mission in 2018 after serving as Faith Formation Coordinator at St. Ambrose in Woodbury. She has primary responsibilities leading a ministry of parish mission outreach in the archdiocese. This includes coordinating mission education programs for Catholic parishes and schools and being the resource for parish mission activities and archdiocesan global partnerships.
Contact Janine, call 651-291-4504 or click here>>
Eric Simon
Mission Promotions Manager
Eric joined the Center for Mission in 2010 bringing over 25 years of communications and marketing experience to his role as Mission Promotions Manager. Eric’s background includes advertising, direct marketing, digital media, design, and strategic brand development as well as experience with fund raising and development. Eric has worked with many non-profits and has experience as Pastoral Associate for Communications at Mary, Mother of the Church. His responsibilities at the Center for Mission include marketing, communications, website management, PR, mission experiences and development. Contact Eric,
call 651-291-4446 or click here>>
 

 

Adam Fitzpatrick
Social Mission Outreach Coordinator
Adam joins the Center for Mission from Saint Thomas More Catholic Community where he was Director of Faith Formation. He also has a passion for and has coordinated activities related to Catholic social teachings and principles. His responsibilities at the Center for Mission include growing and leading social ministry outreach for the archdiocese. This also includes directing the Catholic Campaign for Human Development and Catholic Relief Services initiatives. Contact Adam, call 651.291.4410 or click here>>