(by-passes receptionist & goes straight to staff member)
Fr. Frank O’Rourke
email@example.com ext. 206
Fr. Andre Mangongo
firstname.lastname@example.org ext. 208
Deacon Mark Diener
email@example.com ext. 604
Hobbies, Talents and Interests: Snow Skiing, Sailing, working on cars.
Proudest/Happiest moment during your time at St. Gabriel: being ordained here.
Deacon Guido Pozo
firstname.lastname@example.org ext. 277
Deacon Larry O’Toole
email@example.com ext. 272
firstname.lastname@example.org ext. 212
Hobbies, Talents and Interests: Traveling, entertaining, my grandchildren and reading.
Proudest/Happiest moment during your time at St. Gabriel: I have been blessed to serve in a parish wtih pastors who believe in Vatican II, collaborate and empower the lay people.
Faith Formation Director:
email@example.com ext. 210
firstname.lastname@example.org ext. 211
Hobbies, Talents and Interests: Cooking, gardening, small home improvement projects, walking, exercise and watching classic movies.
Proudest/Happiest moment during your time at St. Gabriel: I was extremely happy when my children received their First Eucharist and the sacrament of Confirmation. I also take pride in being employed by the Parish; I feel my work for the Church is a privilege and is a ministry at the same time.
email@example.com ext. 241
Hobbies, Talents and Interests: I play in the Matthews Concert Band (flute and piccolo), love to read.
Proudest/Happiest moment during your time at St. Gabriel: I have had many wonderful moments at St. Gabriel. My girls Preschool graduations, Baptisms, Reconciliation and First Eucharist Ceremonies. Watching the kids I taught in Sunday school growing up and becoming active in the church. I enjoy working here because it is such a positive, friendly place to be. I have many friends in the office and in the parish that I cherish and I am sure many new ones in my future!
firstname.lastname@example.org ext. 233
Hobbies, Talents and Interests: Riding horses, walking with my dog and family, playing sports with my kids, reading, hang out with friends, house improvement projects!
Proudest/Happiest moment during your time at St. Gabriel: I love putting out colorful and informative bulletins each week, bringing a new website to the parish was exicting as well. I feel like I help bring news that everyone can enjoy!
email@example.com ext. 280
Hobbies, Talents and Interests: I love to sing, ride my bike, garden, cook with my husband, and laugh with friends. Proudest/Happiest moment during your time at St. Gabriel: Watching our darling 2 to 5 year olds enter school the first day of classes at The Cradle September 6, 2011.
Director of Music:
Dr. Larry Stratemeyer
firstname.lastname@example.org ext. 271
email@example.com ext. 275
Hobbies, Talents and Interests: Cooking/baking; gardening; reading.
Proudest/Happiest moment during your time at St. Gabriel: Starting to work at St. Gabriel made me feel like I finally belonged in the USA after having lived here two years and making some of the best friends I have had the pleasure of knowing.
Front Desk Receptionist:
Angelica Hurtado (AM) and Linda Adams (PM) ext. 201
firstname.lastname@example.org ext. 220
email@example.com ext. 209
Hobbies, Talents and Interests: As a working mom, I have lots of hidden talents and interests. Keeping up with a 3, 6 and 8 year-olds is enough of a hobby these days.
Proudest/Happiest moment during your time at St. Gabriel: One Christmas there was a non-profit in need of portable heaters for less fortunate families. Father Frank approved the check and I called them to ask if they wanted it mailed or did they want to pick it up. They lady on the other end of the phone was crying because now they didn’t have to tell families they were out. Without the generosity of the parish days like that would never happen.
firstname.lastname@example.org ext. 203
Hobbies, Talents and Interests: reading, biking, knitting, painting, cooking, travel.
Proudest/Happiest moment during your time at St. Gabriel: Organizing Women’s Day
Religious Education Coordinator, K-3:|
email@example.com ext. 228
Hobbies, Talents and Interests: In my exorbitant amount of free time, I enjoy reading, gardening, cooking, movies and mommy-ing. I am also a major University of Texas LONGHORN fan!
Proudest/Happiest moment during your time at St. Gabriel: My favorite moment each year is watching the children as they return to their pews after receiving their First Eucharist. The looks of wonder and accomplishment (and relief!) on their faces are amazing. Two years ago, I had the dual joy of seeing those same emotions expressed in the smile on my youngest child’s face.
Religious Education Coordinator, Grades 4-8:
firstname.lastname@example.org ext. 219
Hobbies, Talents and Interests: working out, painting, being with my grandchildren and traveling.
Proudest/Happiest moment during your time at St. Gabriel: working with different agencies providing clothing for homeless families at Christmas.
email@example.com ext. 204
firstname.lastname@example.org ext. 230
Hobbies, Talents and Interests: Painting, sculpturing, reading, bike riding and family time.
Proudest/Happiest moment during your time at St. Gabriel: At Mark’s ordination as a Deacon. That is at the top!
email@example.com ext. 214
Hobbies, Talents and Interests: Cooking, Reading, Cougar Football
Proudest/Happiest moment during your time at St. Gabriel: Putting together successful and meaningful ministry events that bring our community together.