CommunicationDan has worked to guide parishes and organizations to communication excellence for the better part of a decade. Dan is the co-founder of the Imagine Sisters Movement, the largest digital campaign effort for religious sisters with nearly 300K followers. Dan has worked in digital agencies, a parish as the Director of Communication, two Diocesan posts, and as principal creative in two consultant firms. Dan is currently the Creative Director of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles and lives with his wife Christina in Pasadena, CA.
FundraisingOver the past 12 years Kevin has provided start-up, incubation, strategic consulting, fundraising, marketing, and financial services to over 200 nonprofit organizations. During that time, Kevin developed and implemented several high-impact fundraising and grantwriting initiatives – securing millions for his clients and their initiatives. He has been officially recognized by President Bush, the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives, and the Vatican for his service. A graduate of Franciscan University and Villanova University, Kevin and his wife Kara reside in San Diego, CA.
Cande de Leon
LeadershipCande has dedicated his life to advancing the mission of the Church through strong leadership and successful stewardship initiatives across the country. Cande has served as the Director of Parish Stewardship and Development for the Diocese of Corpus Christi and currently serves as the Executive Director of Mission Advancement for the Diocese of Phoenix. He brings a wealth of organizational knowledge – both from inside the Church and outside in secular businesses. Cande is a graduate of Texas A&M, a Marine, and a husband of 19 years to his wife Rosemary. Cande currently lives in Phoenix, AZ.