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Staff Profile

Fr. Michael Whyte, Vicar for Education, Evangelization and Catechesis 

Fr.Whyte@aohct.org
Ext: 2662

OEEC vision/mission
Governance and policies
Foundation for the Advancement of Catholic Schools (FACS), Trustee
Archdiocese School Board, Ex Officio Member
Archdiocesan High School Corporations Officer
Hartford Bishops' Foundation, Advisory Council
Hartford Consortium for Higher Education, Director

Kelly Henderschedt, Archdiocesan Director of Faith Formation 

 

Kelly.Henderschedt@aohct.org
Ext: 2663

Development of parish catechetical ministries for pre-school through confirmation aged-school children, including the faith formation of children with special needs
Catechist formation and training
Support for directors of religious education parish programs
 

Barbara Jean Daly Horell, Archdiocesan Director of Catholic Biblical School 

 

 

Barbara.Jean.Horell@aohct.org
Ext: 2679

Promotion of biblical education throughout the Archdiocese of Hartford

Gayle Keene, Executive Assistant to the Vicar for Education, Evangelization and Catechesis 

 

Gayle.Keene@aohct.org
Ext: 2662

Liaison to constituents for the Vicar
Research, management and preparation of reports/correspondence
Management of calendar/travel for Vicar
 

Valerie Mara, Interim Superintendent 

 

Valerie.Mara@aohct.org
Ext: 2656

Design of standards-based curriculum Pk-12
Planning, implementing, and evaluation of academic programs and best practices
Professional development and curriculum training
Guidance for special education plans in Catholic schools
 

Laura McCaffrey, Advisor to the Vicar for Finance and Technology 

Laura.McCaffrey@aohct.org
Ext: 2664

School Finances for Elementary and Secondary Schools
Technology education and implementation
Government programs
Asbestos management
Webmaster

Jennifer McClintock, Administrative Assistant / Archdiocesan Coordinator of Catholic Scouting 

Jennifer.McClintock@aohct.org
Ext: 2675

Administrative support for the Archdiocesan Director of Faith Formation
General administrative office support
Religious Emblem Coordinator
Boy/Girl Scout support
Webmaster Assistant

Linda Serafin, Administrative Assistant 

Linda.Serafin@aohct.org
Ext: 2650

Administrative support for the Interim Superintendent
Administrative support for the Director of Community Engagement
General Administrative support
Transcript requests for closed schools
Management of new teacher and principal applications
Teacher certification and verification of teacher employment

Maggie Slysz, Director of Marketing and Enrollment 

Maggie.Slysz@aohct.org
Ext: 2651

Enrollment management
School marketing/OEEC promotion
International Students
School parish collections