• Upcoming events

    Executive Speaker Series 7
    Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 07:00 PM · 61 rsvps
    St. Charles Lwanga Parish in Detroit, MI

    YCP Detroit Executive Speaker Series is a free event every last Wednesday of the month in which executives share their professional and faith journeys with young professionals in their 20’s and 30’s, challenging them to ‘Work in Witness for Christ!’ Complimentary beer, wine, and appetizers are provided before and after the speaker.


     - 7:00 Meet & Greet, Food & Drink
     - 7:45 President's Remarks
     - 7:50 Reflection: Fr. Patrick Gonyeau
     - 8:00 KEYNOTE: Kathleen McCann, CEO of United Road Services
     - 8:20 Q&A
     - 8:30 Closing Prayer


    Kathleen McCann began her career as a CPA with Coopers & Lybrand. She currently serves as the Chair & Chief Executive Officer of United Road Services, North America’s largest finished vehicle logistics provider. McCann is the first woman to work as Chair of Automobile Carrier’s Conference of the American Trucking Associations. Other engagements include the Detroit Regional Chamber, St. John Providence Health System, Sacred Heart Major Seminary and the Capuchin Soup Kitchen Cabinet, among others. During her career, Kathleen has been honored with various awards, including DBusiness’ Power Women and Crain’s 100 Most Influential Women in Michigan. Kathleen and her husband of thirty years, George, are members of Our Lady of Good Counsel Parish and reside in Plymouth, Michigan.

    Know Before You Go

     * Business casual attire
     * Bring a friend!

    St. Joseph the Worker Lenten Retreat
    Saturday, March 17, 2018 at 09:00 AM · 32 rsvps
    Ste. Anne de Detroit in Detroit, MI

    St. Joseph the Worker Retreats are free, biannual events open to the public that encourage young adults to “look upon work with the eyes of faith” and see God’s presence in their vocations and professional lives. Retreats include time for guided reflections, group discussions, confession, and Mass.

    SCHEDULE (tentative)

     - 9:00    Breakfast
     - 9:30    Opening Talk (confession available)
     - 10:00  Small Group Discussion
     - 10:30  Guided Meditation
     - 11:10  Rosary & Mass
     - 12:30  Final Blessing
     - 1:00    Lunch (optional)

    Know Before You Go

     * Bring notebook, pen, bible
     * Casual attire
     * Bring a friend!

    See all events

Detroit Leadership Team

Donald Smith


Lea Wojciechowski Ross

VP & Director of Operations

Tim Likes

VP & Director of Technology

Mark Nemecek

Director of Marketing

Ann Hamel

Director of Outreach

Jordan Beachnau

Director of Finance

Christina Shabo

Director of Membership

Andrew Miller

Director of Evangelization

Adam Morency

Assistant Director of Technology

Bridget Molnar

Volunteer Coordinator

Elizabeth Viviano

Graphic Designer

Lizanna Pompa Montes de Oca

Social Media Manager

Jill Miller

Assistant Director of Evangelization

Sarah Pale

Assistant Director of Finance

Sean Shannon

Parish Ambassador Coordinator

Daniel Egan

Assistant Director of Outreach

Nicole Scheier

Assistant Director of Evangelization

Valentina Nuculaj

Assistant Director of Membership

Detroit Board of Directors

Matthew Barrett

Senior Counsel,

Ariel Ponce

Family Medicine Physician,
Genesys Integrated Group Practice

David DiFranco

Chief Executive Officer,
Corporate Travel Service

Lud Koci

Retired President & COO,
Detroit Diesel Corporation

Generous Sponsors

For more info, please view our Corporate Sponsor Tiers & Benefits (PDF)

St. Joseph the Worker


St. Thomas Aquinas



St. Ignatius of Loyola


Alliance Catholic Credit Union

St. John Bosco

< $1,000

Venerable Fulton J. Sheen

In-Kind Donations < $250