Karen Matthews is the Executive Director of One Bread Lay Apostolate. She began evangelizing her Catholic faith on the Internet in 2002 and in 2003 spearheaded the formation of a religious nonprofit organization to help spread the faith to the unchurched and those interested in learning more about Catholicism. She is a member of St. Stephen the First Martyr parish in Sanford, North Carolina. She is married and has five children. She has a bachelor's degree in English and works as a technical writer for a pharmaceutical company.
Ron Phillips is the Director of Church Tours. He is a member of St. Luke's parish, Raleigh, North Carolina. He and his wife Letty have 3 grown children: Jill, Chris, and Mark - all of whom live in North Carolina. Ron is an auxiliary member of the Legion of Mary, a Eucharistic Minister, and the leader of a Marian/Charismatic prayer group which is now in its 20th year. Ron has a bachelor's degree in mathematics from Manhattan College, NY, is retired from IBM Corp., and is currently employed at In His Name Catholic Store in Raleigh,NC.
Teresa Larson is the Volunteer Director of One Bread Lay Apostolate. She is currently a member of Holy Infant of Prague Catholic Church in Trussville, Al. She is married with two girls, age 11 and 13. She works for a restaurant franchisee in Birmingham, AL and serves as a board member on her neighborhood's Homeowners Association as webmaster and bookkeeper.
Robert S. Gunner is the Director of Advertising for One Bread Lay Apostolate. He is a member of Our Lady of Sorrows Parish in Homewood, AL. He has a bachelorís degree in Graphic Design. He is married and has three young children.
Brendan Nwachukwu Agu is the Database Manager for One Bread Lay Apostolate. He resides and works in the UK and is a member of St Vincent Parish in Hull, England. He has a Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical and Electronics and a Master's Degree in Instrumentation Engineering.
Mary Cravens is the Publicity Director for One Bread Lay Apostolate. She is a member of Sacred Heart Cathedral Parish in Raleigh, NC. She has a Bachelor of Business Administration degree and a master's in Library Science. Mary works for a media center in a public school.
Pat Nolan is an at large board member who helps out where needed. She is a member of St Raphael's Catholic Church in Raleligh, NC. She is retired and the mother of three grown children.
To contact any of our board members, especially to volunteer to help with any of their particular ministries, go to our contact page.