West Liberty University in West Liberty, WV
Bethany College in Bethany, WV
Shirley has been with the Diocese for 10 years as the Director of Catholic Campus Ministry for West Liberty University and Bethany College. Prior to that she was a Campus Minister at Wheeling Jesuit University for 7 years as the Director of Retreats and Leadership Programs, a parish youth minister, and the Coordinator of Faith Formation at one of our diocesan elementary schools. Shirley has also taught Religion at Wheeling Central Catholic. She has a passion for all ministry but especially with young adults. However, her favorite adults, young adults, adolescents, and babies are her four grown daughters, her sons-in-law, and her ten grandchildren.
Marshall University in Huntington, WV
Nick is a graduate from Marshall University with a BA in History. He is a convert to the Catholic Church and finished a year of formation as a Missionary-Intern working with the youth and young adults of West Virginia. He came into the Church through Campus Ministry and has a deep passion for it. Many know him as “Nick the Catholic” which was penned for his enthusiasm for being Catholic and sharing his love of Jesus and His Church with others.
Shepherds University in Shepherdstown, WV
Ross is the campus minister at Shepherd University, the Director of Music Ministries at St. Leo’s Catholic Church in Inwood, WV and the lead singer of the Christian-worship band Jumpstack. He spends his time organizing worship events on Shepherd’s campus, writing praise and worship music and speaking at local gatherings about the importance of faith.