Our administrative staff provides a solid foundation for all the services and events that take place daily at our two campuses.
Sister Colleen Ann Nagle, FSE – Director
Sister Colleen Ann Nagle, FSE, Director of the Center, has supported the development of each program since its inception. She does this through her work as a counselor. Sister also supports the Center as a whole through fund raising work and administration. See her full bio.
Sister Mary Margaret Delaski, FSE – Director of Music Program
Sister Mary Margaret Delaski, FSE, Director of Music, founded the music therapy program in 1979 at Franciscan Rhythms Music Studio in Ada, Michigan. Today, the program is recognized as one of the most successful music therapy sites in the Midwest. See her full bio.
Cheryl Rosloniec is transitioning to the non-profit sector after a long career at Amway Corporation. She served in a variety of roles during her 34+ years at Amway but most recently as the Vice-President of I.T. Development and Deployment. Through her global exposure and leadership positions, Cheryl has built a passion for planning, organizational development, quality of product and meeting the needs of the ‘consumer.’
Cheryl received both her Master of Management (M.M.) degree and Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Aquinas College. She also completed a custom executive education program at Thunderbird School of Global Management designed to provide the next generation of Amway executives with tools to lead and manage within the global organization.
Marcia Foote – Retreat Coordinator
Marcia Foote graduated from Grand Valley State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Elementary Education/Language Arts. She served as a catechist, director of religious education and a teacher in both public and Catholic schools in Michigan. Upon her retirement as a Catholic school teacher in 2011, she joined the staff to work as the marketing coordinator. In 2016, she begins a new role as retreat coordinator for the Center.
Lissa Fuller – Receptionist
Lissa Fuller is a North Carolina native who has lived in the Grand Rapids area for 10 years. She has been married for 31 years and has three children and one infant grandson with whom she spends many joyful hours! She is also active in volunteering with her therapy dog Pavlov. It is her passion to bring God’s love, comfort and joy to people through the gentle ministering of animals, who can sometimes show God’s love better than humans can! She is excited to start her position as receptionist at the Lowell Campus this fall.
Gerrieann Murray, a native of Johnstown, PA is a graduate of the College of St Francis, Joliet, IL ( now University of St Francis). She graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Medical Technology and was employed as a medical te chnologist for over 30 years. That career spanned several locations during many family transfers around the country. Upon retirement from the medical community, she took those skills for detail into a new direction. Recognizing her talents and strengths as a connector of people and a renewed attraction to the Franciscan philosophy, she has been the event coordinator for the Franciscan Life Process Center since January 2006.
Barb Porter – Office Manager
When you visit the Center in Lowell you can always count on a friendly welcome from Barb Porter at the front desk. She has been a valuable member of the staff at the Center on a full-time basis since January of 2013. Prior to that she worked during the evenings and weekends helping with the bookkeeping at the Center. Her full-time role still includes bookkeeping and payroll, but she also handles event registration. If you need overnight accommodations at the center, she can set that up for you. She has recently taken on the task of mastering our donation software in order to maximize the benefits of this tool.
Barb’s late husband was an avid golfer and that passion has been handed down to her two adult sons who are now professionals in the golf industry. Her daughter-in-law is in the golf industry as well, in hospitality. Barb has recently become a proud grandmother to Sophia Rose, who resides in Florida with her parents.
Barb is an avid seamstress and quilter and looks forward to attending quilt camp three times per year. She is looking forward to creating some beautiful new quilts for her beautiful new granddaughter!
Fredna Rayford – Receptionist
Fredna Rayford taught preschool at the Franciscan Life Process Center, Lowell Campus, and then transitioned to the receptionist position at the Grand Rapids Campus.
Ivan Plews – Receptionist
Ivan Plews joins the staff as the evening receptionist at the Grand Rapids Campus. Ivan is currently a student at Aquinas College, majoring in the field of psychology.