Fr. William R. Krizner
Fr. Krizner has been working and serving the St. Colette Catholic Community since March of 2007. Fr. Krizner is the primary celebrant at the weekday and weekend masses. Prior to becoming the Pastor of St. Colette, he was the Chaplain and Director of Youth Ministry at Holy Name High School in Parma, OH for 22 years. Father lives on campus with his two dogs, Lily and Grace. When he needs a vacation, he escapes to his cottage in Pennsylvania.
Gracie came to St. Colette a year after Lily. She came shortly after her Valentine's Day Birthday. She too is from Lucas, Ohio and is a half-sister to Lily with a litter in between. Gracie is adventurous, excitable, and cries whenever she is excited to see a visitor. Her prominent ministries in the parish are to guard the building and ward off any other four legged creatures who may vie for her attention.
Lily hails from Lucas, Ohio. She is a Bearded Collie: a sheep herder. She arrived on Easter Sunday and was given the name Lily. She was the last of the litter and was warmly received by the parish. Lily is relaxed and gentle. Her prominent ministry in the parish is to keep Gracie in-line. She proudly acclaims the gift shop which was named after her and her Sister Gracie
Lisa has been working and serving the St. Colette Catholic Community since October of 2013. Her prominent ministries at St. Colette include Marriage prep and Annulments, R.C.I.A., supporting and organizing prayer groups along with the CARE and Hospitality service ministries, and assisting with Liturgical Celebrations, Parish Gathering, and Pastoral Care along with Fr. Krizner. Lisa resides in Chatham Township with her wonderful husband, Mike. There they both enjoy a quiet life out in the country. She has two sons that she enjoys keeping in touch with on their many adventures and travels.
William "Bill" Gorey III
Jeanette has been working and serving the St. Colette Catholic Community since April of 2015. Her prominent ministries include parishioner registration and envelope coordination. She also is in charge of maintaining and administrating all of the parish's financial accounts. Jeanette is a self-employed CPA and financial planner who assists various parishs with financial oversight.
Event Planner & P.R.
Sabrina has been working and serving the St. Colette Catholic Community since February of 2012. Her prominent ministries includes being a fill in wedding coordinator, youth group advisor, assisting in coordinating the many parish events and documenting weekly donations. Sabrina is actively involved in the daily life at St. Colette, however, she also finds time to pursue a degree at Baldwin Wallace University (public relations major & marketing minor), spending time with friends.
Kathy has been working and serving the St. Colette Catholic Community since April of 2012. Her prominent ministries include organizing all mass intentions for the church, record keeping of the sacramental books, and welcoming parishioners and guest as they walk into the office. Kathy has enjoyed being a member of St. Colette Catholic Church for over 18 years. She spends her time away from the church with her family including her dog Mugsy.
Mary has been working and serving the St. Colette Catholic Community since October of 2015. Her prominent ministries include preparing and scheduling Baptisms along with creating sacramental certificates. Mary welcomes all visitors and new parishioners as a receptionist in the office. Mary has been a parishioner since the founding of St. Colette Parish and a PSR teacher for many many years. However, when she's not at church she enjoys time with her husband, 4 children and being "Gram" to 7 grandchildren.
Renate has been working and serving the St. Colette Catholic Community since May of 2007. Her prominent ministries include being the church sacristan where she prepares the altar for all the masses, maintains the upkeep of the candles and the sanctuary supplies and assists in the coordination of the masses for all the sacraments. Renate enjoys supporting Father at anytime during mass, however, she also enjoys visiting her 3 children with her husband and especially loves visiting and spending time with their grandson.
Building and Maintenance
Joe has been working and serving the St. Colette Catholic Community since January of 2014. His prominent ministries include upkeep of the building facilities along with the grounds, preparing and taking down of church events and assisting in church decoration. Joe is always willing to help out at the church, however, he also enjoys being an avid golfer, cyclist and an outdoors man.
Tyler Fabian, Noah Schrader, Josh Ogorzaly
Josh Ogorzaly is a senior at Brunswick High School
Tyler Fabian is a senior at Holy Name High School
Noah Schrader is a senior at Benedictine High School.