The Team

The team is comprised of the group of friars, sisters and lay people who are permanent members of the community and do the hard work of running the Inn.

  • Sr. Mary Augustini, OSF
  • Sr. Leslie Birks, OSF
  • Fr. Stephen DeWitt, OFM
  • Br. Fred Dilger, OFM
  • Fr. Michael Duffy, OFM
  • Br. James La Grutta, OFM
  • Ms. Karen Pushaw
  • Mr. Michael Sayre
  • Mrs. Kaitlin Slack

    Franciscan Volunteer Ministers

    Participants in the Franciscan Volunteer Ministry Program live a year of service in our community, working and praying with the team.

    2022-23 FVMs

    • Ms. Elise Hoffman
    • Ms. Marissa Ryan
    • Mr. Ben Smith

    Staff & Volunteers

    These are people who help to keep the Inn and its programs running, but aren’t part of the Team.

    • Ms. Marie Malone – Bookkeeper
    • Mr. Michael “Boston Mike” Smith
    • Mrs. Stephanie White  — Director, Marie’s Closet

    Religious In Community

    There are friars who are part of the friar community but who are not members of the team.  You might run into them presiding at our daily mass or helping serve a meal.

    • Fr. Paul Lostrito, OFM
    • Fr. Patrick Sieber, OFM