Lori and her husband David traveled from Rochester New Hampshire to Bowling Green, Kentucky July 1, 2006 as Lori assumed the position of Pastoral Associate here at Holy Spirit. From the time of her conversion nearly thirty years ago, Lori has felt a call to serve the Church. She prepared via lots of volunteer hours as well as an undergraduate science degree in psychology and a master’s degree in theology. Highlight’s of Lori’s professional service includes 7 years as Pastoral Associate at Holy Rosary Church in Rochester, NH, 5 years as Campus Minister at St. Thomas Aquinas Regional Catholic High School Dover, NH, and 2 years as Lead Catechist in collaborative faith formation at St Joseph, St. Charles and St. Mary parishes of Dover NH. Lori also served the Diocese of Manchester, NH. on the Diocesan Pastoral Council, the Long Range Planning Commission and as consultant for various short term projects/presentations.
Lori and David have two adult children, Brandy (Steve) Godbout and Nikki Lewis, and three grandchildren, Cora, Wil and Eva Godbout . . . all in New Hampshire.
Why is she here? . . . Lori enjoys pastoral work, retreat work and is currently enjoying both the challenge and the creative outlet that play part in implementing whole community catechesis in the parish. . . and then there is the weather!