National Office Staff

Catholic Volunteer Network
6930 Carroll Ave, Suite 820
Takoma Park, MD 20912
Phone: 301-270-0900 / 800-543-5046 (toll-free)
Fax: 301-270-0901
Combined Federal Campaign: #10174
Katie Delaney
Program Manager, From Service to Sisterhood
301.270.0900 x 20 / Email

Katie is excited to join Catholic Volunteer Network as Program Manager, From Service to Sisterhood. After graduating from Franklin and Marshall College in 2012, she spent two years as a Lasallian Volunteer in Racine, Wisconsin. Katie went on to receive a M.A. in Leadership from Saint Mary’s College of California, and then traveled to Santiago, Chile, where she served as a Good Shepherd Volunteer from 2016-2017. 

Talk to Katie about...resources for vocational discernment, the From Service to Sisterhood initative, and funding opportunities for congregations of women religious. 
Sarah Hammel
Membership Coordinator
301.270.0900 x 11 / Email

Sarah, a Michigan native, graduated from Dominican University(IL) where she majored in Corporate Communications and minored in Social Justice Civic Engagement. After graduation Sarah spent a year serving with Dominican Volunteers USA as a Case Manager at Catholic Charities Refugee Resettlement in Atlanta from 2014-2015. 
Talk to Sarah about…benefits and resources for member programs, inquiries from prospective members, the annual RESPONSE directory, and the CVN National Conference.
Mike McCormick
Outreach Coordinator
301.270.0900 x 19 / Email

Mike, a native of New York, graduated from Elon University in North Carolina with a focus on communications and creative writing. In 2014, he spent a year with the Augustinian Volunteers, serving at HELP of Ojai, a social services nonprofit in Ojai Valley, CA. Mike joined the CVN team in the fall of 2016 in the new role of Resources Coordinator.

Talk to Mike about… campus partnerships and programs, and resources for current and former volunteers. 

Katie Mulembe
Director of Operations
301.270.0900 x 14 / Email

After graduating from the University of Dayton, Katie journeyed to Zambia, Africa, where she served as a missioner with the Franciscan Mission Service for 3 years. During that time she developed programming for children impacted by HIV/AIDS. Soon after completing her mission work in 2007, Katie was drawn to the mission of Catholic Volunteer Network and joined the team. She now serves as the Director of Operations.

Talk to Katie about…national partnerships, media outreach, CVN's diversity and anti-racism work, social media collaboration, and the CVN website.

Yonce Shelton
Executive Director
301.270.0900 x 18 / Email

Yonce joins CVN after a decade helping individuals and communities integrate faith, service, and vocational discernment.  He has supported volunteers and staff with two CVN member programs sponsored by the United Church of Christ, and helped develop their programming and recruitment efforts.  In addition, he has provided pastoral leadership in two community churches and offered spiritual direction/pastoral counseling to young adults and leaders in ministry and nonprofit work.  Yonce’s career began as an aide to U.S. Congressman Rick Boucher (Virginia).  He was later the senior policy director for Sojourners.  His master's degrees are in Theological Studies (Wesley Theological Seminary) and Pastoral Counseling (Loyola University in Maryland).

Talk to Yonce about...organizational vision and direction, strategic partnerships, CVN's Board of Directors and governance, and national advocacy.

Teresa Smith
301.270.0900 x 12 / Email
Teresa has been with Catholic Volunteer Network for over 12 years, serving as the accountant. She graduated from the University of Maryland, and currently resides in Silver Spring, MD.

Katie Strosnider
Recruitment Associate
301.270.0900 x 15 / Email

Katie graduated from The Catholic University of America where she majored in Early Childhood Education. She recently returned from Lufubu, Zambia where she spent a year serving as a Salesian Lay Missioner with the Salesians of Don Bosco.


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