THE DYN COMMUNITY LEADERS

Our team works with Catholic educators to form young people as missionary disciples who seek, love, and serve Christ at the margins of society and their own experience.

We offer professional and spiritual development programs, curriculum consulting, classroom resources, and cross-cultural mission opportunities.

THE DYN COMMUNITY LEADERS

Our team works with Catholic educators to form young people as missionary disciples who seek, love, and serve Christ at the margins of society and their own experience.

We offer professional and spiritual development programs, curriculum consulting, classroom resources, and cross-cultural mission opportunities.

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KEVIN MCCARTHY

DYN Team Leader

New York

WALTER HIDALGO

Program Specialist

New York

ANNA JOHNSON

Mission Educator

Seattle

YVONNE DILLING

Mission Educator

San Antonio


KEVIN MCCARTHY

DYN Team Leader, New York



WALTER HIDALGO

Program Specialist, New York

Walter coordinates the Discover Your Neighbor program, developing dynamic print and digital media resources that inspire and empower young people to live God’s mission. 

He holds a Doctorate of Ministry from New York Theological Seminary and a Masters of Art in Church History and Society from Union Theological Seminary at Columbia University. He has taught in university, college, high school, and alternative educational settings.

ANNA JOHNSON

Mission Educator, Seattle

Anna works with Catholic educators and diocesan offices to develop innovative curriculum resources, faith formation approaches, and professional development programming. 

She has served and taught as a Holy Cross Lay Missionary in Uganda, and ministered in advocacy and educational outreach around Catholic Social Teaching. She majored in Political Science and Peace Studies at the University of Notre Dame.

YVONNE DILLING

Mission Educator, San Antonio

Yvonne partners and consults with Catholic educators to help school and parish communities discover, deepen, and nurture their mission identity. 

She has extensive international mission experience, primarily in El Salvador, and brings a global faith perspective to her ministry in the United States. She specializes in outreach to and with Hispanic communities.


DYN Advisory Board

Maryellen Harrington

Director, Lifelong Faith Formation, Old St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Chicago IL

Phrase: "Deeds, not words."

Mrs. Anne Hribar

Educator, background Pre K-8th grade, Willoughby OH. Currently home with her grandchildren.

Phrase: “To lead people, walk behind them.” ~ Lao Tzu

Edward Jean

Assistant Principal/Chaplain, Holy Cross Académie Internationale

Edmonton Catholic Schools, Alberta, Canada.

Phrase: When we serve like Jesus, we help and are helped; we love and are loved.

Jackie Lloyd-Evans

Youth Minister, St. Mary’s Parish, Seattle WA

Phrase: If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to one another  ~ St Teresa of Calcutta

Leona Jewett

Middle School Religion teacher, St. Joseph’s Catholic School, El Paso TX

Heather Seurkamp

6th and 7th grade teacher, St. Clement School, Cinncinati OH

Rosemary Conroy

Societies and Religion Middle School teacher, International Baccalaureate school, Shoreline, WA

Miriam Hidalgo

Currently full-time mother. Former Archdiocesan Director of Youth & Young Adult Ministry, Hartford, CT.

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