The First Annual Napa Valley Catholic Men’s Conference.
Saturday, May 6, 2006| 8 AM - 4:30 PM
St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church, Napa
|Jesse Romero has a Masters Degree in Catholic Theology from Franciscan University of Steubenville, OH. Before and since then, he has spent his time teaching, speaking, writing, and giving Bible studies and conferences on all matters Catholic. Jesse is also serving at the parish level as the director of religious education at a small but growing parish 40 minutes north of Los Angeles, CA.|
|Rick Sarkisian > was born and raised in Fresno, California, an area rich in farming and agriculture. He is founder and president of Valley Rehabilitation Services, Inc. specializing in vocational and career guidance since 1976. He earned his BS and MBA in Business Administration from California State University- Fresno, and his MA and Ph.D. in Education from the University of California at Berkeley. Rick and his wife Cheryl have been married 27 years and have five children.|
|Fr. Gary Sumpter has been a priest for over 30 years, currently in the Diocese of Santa Rosa, a dynamic preacher and confessor, and former teacher and chaplain at Trinity Grammar & Prep, Napa. He loves being a priest and says he is deeply “grateful to almighty God that he called me to the holy priesthood." A life-long student of St Thomas Aquinas, Father Sumpter is a challenging preacher.|