Anne Nowicki, Business Manager
Anne and her husband, Matthew, have been active members of the Catholic Church in Woodstown since 1989. Anne graduated from the University of Buffalo with a BS in Engineering. She worked for the DuPont Company in Aiken, South Carolina and Deepwater, NJ before she resigned to raise her family. Anne volunteered as the Religious Education Coordinator in Woodstown from 1989 – 1996 and again from 2000 – 2007. She then created the Sacramental Program for the Parish and served as its Coordinator from 2007 – 2010. Concurrent with the religious education activities, she also volunteered as the parish bookkeeper/secretary. Her volunteer work in the office grew into a part time job as the administrative assistant after her daughter was born in 1996. Anne continued to work for the St. Joseph Church until the merger in 2010. Anne is now the Business Manager at the Catholic Community of the Holy Spirit. Anne and Matt have two children, Sam is a senior at Tufts University majoring in Bio-Chemistry. Alex is the Coordinator of Communications for the National Humanities Alliance in Washington DC
Jennifer Clerval, Bookkeeper
Jennifer has her BS degree in Finance from the University of Delaware, and her MBA from West Chester University. She brings with her 15 years of corporate accounting experience. Working part-time fits Jennifer’s current lifestyle as her main responsibility, along with her husband Brian, is raising their 5 children. Her three oldest daughters, Jessica, Ashley, and Danielle are college students, Brendan attends Salesianum and Caden attends Guardian Angels Regional School. Jennifer and her family are members of St. Clare of Assisi Parish in Swedesboro.
Jim Rementer, Director of Liturgy and Music
Jim has 30+ years of music ministry experience. He has been a leader of contemporary music ministry since 1979. Jim & Grace married in 1972 and they have three children. Jim plays the guitar, keyboard, flute, woodwinds, and hand percussion instruments. He has served in the roles of leader of song, cantor and director of adult and children’s choirs. Jim has been a team member for David Haas, Gregory Norbert, and Grayson Warren Brown concerts. He has played guitar for several National Pastoral Musicians Conferences as well as being a musician for several concerts featuring John Michael Talbot and Bob Hurd. Beginning in January of 2007, Jim was a Co-Director of music ministry at Holy Name of Jesus Parish. Jim is certified as Cantor, Choir Director, and has received training from the Pastoral Liturgy Institute.
Sherry Mongiovi, Coordinator of Religious Education
Sherry moved down to Mullica Hill from North Jersey in 2002 where she raised her three sons, Gerod (22) Luke (17) and Dean (16). She has a BA in Elementary Education and Psychology from Caldwell College. Sherry also obtained a certificate for Teacher of the Handicapped from Monmouth University. She continues her studies towards a Masters in Theology. Before joining our team at CCHS Sherry was the Youth Ministry Coordinator at Mary, Mother of Mercy Parish in Glassboro. Sherry feels so blessed to have the opportunity to combine her love of faith and children and join the parish family here at The Catholic Community of the Holy Spirit.
Fran DeMarzio, Religious Education Administrative Assistant
Fran grew up in Paulsboro, NJ. She moved to East Greenwich Township when she and her husband were married. Fran and her family have been members of the parish for 21 years. She has been working in the Religious Education Department for 14 years. Fran has served on many parish committees and organized several fundraising events. Before being hired by Holy Name of Jesus Church, Fran ran her own successful small business while raising her two boys and volunteering as a Den Leader in Cub Scouts, Room Mother and much more. During this time she helped shape the physical, mental and emotional development of young people which lead to her interest in working with children in Religious Education. She enjoys working with the Catechists, the parents and the students. Fran was happily married to Bob DeMarzio for 33 years. Bob passed away on their wedding anniversary on 8/20/2015. Fran has 2 sons, Robert Jr. and Joseph. Robert and his wife, Tammi, have two children. Robert is a Disaster Recovery Analyst for the NJ State Police – Office of Emergency Management. Joseph works for the Justice Department in Delaware. In her limited spare time, Fran enjoys baking, crafting and spending time with her wonderful grandchildren.
Amanda Salgado, Director of Children, Youth, & Family Ministries
Amanda Salgado was born in El Paso, Texas where she grew up on a cotton and pecan farm with her parents and three siblings. She studied English Literature and Education at the University of Dallas before earning a Master’s degree in Theology at the University of Notre Dame. During graduate school, she served a two year apprenticeship at Blessed Teresa of Calcutta Parish in Collingswood, NJ, where she developed a special love for ministry. After teaching third grade in San Antonio for two years, she has returned to the Garden State to work with our own community’s children, youth, and families!
Beth Sinclair, Adult Faith Formation Coordinator
Beth Sinclair moved from a suburb of Buffalo, New York to NJ in 1978 and shortly thereafter joined the Catholic Church. She has taken several opportunities for education offered by the diocese: first receiving her Catechist Certification and then in 2002 she began a diocesan program offered by the Immaculate Conception Seminary at Seton Hall University. In 2006 she received her certification in Parish Pastoral Leadership. Beth also has a BS in Business Administration from Thomas Edison State College. Over the years, Beth has worn many hats. After years as a catechist, in 1998 she became the Parish CRE. In 2003 she moved to the role of Adult Faith Formation Coordinator. In this role, Beth and her team plan and offer opportunities for parishioners to continue to grow in their faith. She also serves as the R.C.I.A. Coordinator, as a Lector, and on various other Parish Committees.
Teresa Ruehlicke, Office Manager
Teresa and her family have been parishioners for many years and she has volunteered as a Catechist in several different roles. Teresa initially moved to Mullica Hill with her husband, Jan and two children in 2002. Between 2005 and 2007, she and her family took up residence in Hamburg, Germany and then returned to Mullica Hill in October 2007. Teresa is originally from the Mid-West and called Illinois home for 28 years. She graduated from Illinois State University with a B.S. in Education. Teresa was a 1st Grade teacher for 4 years prior to the birth of her daughter in 1999. She had been a stay-at-home mom prior to joining the office staff as a part-time Office Manager in November 2015. Her son, Drew, currently attends Bishop Eustace Preparatory School and her daughter, Katie, is studying at Northeastern University.