Introducing our new Director of YOUTH MINISTRY!

Evangely Aliangan Ward has accepted the position of Director of Youth Ministry as of August 2018. She will be working with the youth of St. James & St. Leo as well as implementing the new Confirmation Preparation Program.

Evangely served in youth ministry as a teen herself and then as youth minister at Our Lady of Angels and St. Rose of Lima. She also has experience in social ministry, religious education and liturgical ministries at the Diocesan Pastoral Center and was the Pastoral Assistant at Our Lady of Guadalupe. Evangely has started graduate work in Theology. She is excited about ministering
to all the youth here at St. James – St. Leo!