Friday, October 20, 2017

Administration



Fr. Greg Plata, OFM, Pastor
gregoryplata55@gmail.com
662-392-3000

Father Greg was born im Philadelphia, PA and attended parochial school. He graduated with a degree in journalism from Temple University and upon graduating, worked in the corporate world until joining the Franciscans. Receiving his Masters of Divinity at Catholic Theological Union in Chicago, Father Greg has served as a high school teacher, campus minister, hospital chaplain, vocation director for his province, and is serving the Catholic community in the Mississippi Delta where he currently resides at Saint Francis Mission. His interests include camping and fishing and anything related to the outdoors, plus a good mystery novel. He has been ordained for twenty-seven years.

Jackie Lewis, Principal
stfrancisgreenwood@gmail.com
662-453-9511



Ms. Inez Gilmore, Administrative Assistant
Email
662-453-9511

Ms. Gilmore was born in Greenwood, MS. She received her education at Amanda Elzy High School and her BS degree in Home Economics and Sociology from Langston University in Langston, OK. She worked as the supervisor and in administration of the Leflore County Departent of Human Services from 1980 - 2007. In 2007 she assumed the duties of Adminstrative Assistant at Saint Francis School. "During my many years working on the frontline in the public, I learned to brighten another person's day with a smile. A genuine smile can generate respect and trust."

Sister Annette Kurey OSF, Hot Lunch Secretary
Email
662-453-9511

Sister Annette is a Franciscan Sister of Christian Charity from Manitowoc, WI. She was born and raised in the dairy land of WI. In her Religious life she has served in Arizona, Michigan, Nebraska, Wisconsin and now Mississippi. Though she is not a licensed teacher, she has had amazing experenices in teaching each grade from Pre-k to senior except freshman and juniors. In Arizona she as privileged to work with the Tohono O'odham people. She greatly enjoyed her years in Staff Management at the Motherhouse where she worked in the Food Services Department. Currently she is serving here at Saint Franics by assisting as the hot lunch secretary in school and Formation Director of the newly forming Secular Franciscan Order in the parish. Life here at Saint Francis holds many blessings and gifts for Sister Annette