Catholic Foundation for Brooklyn and Queens Team

Catholic Foundation Team

Monsignor Jamie J. Gigantiello, Vicar for Development
John Notaro, Executive Director


Pat Chambers Daly, Director of Development

  • Lauren McCormack, Assistant Director, Events
  • Ana-Alicia Petrullo, Assistant Director, Administration – CAP Alumni Program Coordinator
  • Lynn Brewster, Communication Manager
  • Angela Mew, Foundation/Corporate Relations Manager
  • Jeanne Mulry, Major Gifts Officer

Parish-Based Giving

John L. Heyer II, Director of the Annual Catholic Appeal – Special Assistant to the Vicar for Development

  • Rick Lugo, Annual Catholic Appeal Field Representative
  • Joyce Romain-Barber, Annual Catholic Appeal Field Representative


Michelle Fox, Associate Director of Programs

  • Emily Crespo, Scholarship Program Coordinator
  • Anastasia Domenech, Scholarship Program Coordinator
  • Rhonda Willis, Programs Coordinator
  • Denny Ayala, Programs Coordinator


Aida Torres, Associate Director of Operations

  • Carmen Ayala, Administrative Assistant
  • Peter Fifield, Database and Research Specialist
  • Brian Rojas, Administrative Assistant
  • Andrea Spinelli, Sr. Administrative Assistant
  • Kim Ziganto, Administrative Assistant

Through a contracted agreement Catholic Foundation for Brooklyn and Queens provides staff support for Futures in Education, the scholarship organization of the Diocese of Brooklyn. Most of the current staff devotes time to both organizations.