Staff

Karen Clifton

Karen Clifton

Executive Director Karen Clifton is the Executive Director of the Catholic Mobilizing Network. She began her work against the death penalty in 1996 in Houston, Texas, when her social justice and advocacy projects intersected with those of Sr. Helen Prejean,... MORE

Sr. Ilaria Buonriposi, CMS

Latino Outreach Sr. Ilaria Buonriposi is an Italian Comboni Missionary Sister.  After graduating in Social Work at the  Universidad Pontificia Comillas (the Jesuits’ University in Madrid, Spain), she ministered for 17 years in Peru and Colombia in different areas. In... MORE

Alexandra Carroll

Alexandra Carroll

Director of Communications Alexandra Carroll is CMN’s Director of Communications. Alexandra – Ali for short – came to CMN after receiving her Masters in Theological Studies (M.T.S.) with a special focus in Theological Ethics and Human Rights from Boston College.... MORE

Daniel Flynn

Daniel Flynn

Director of Advancement A long time member of the death penalty abolition movement, Daniel is ecstatic to work for CMN as the Director of Advancement. He has worked previously with Alvernia University, the Jesuit Volunteer Corps, the Health Federation of... MORE

Alex Kelly

Alex Kelly

Director of Community Engagement Alex is our Director of Community Engagement and is excited to bring his skills and expertise to CMN’s mission. Alex was a seminarian for the Diocese of Lincoln for four years where he received his BA... MORE

Bob McCarty, D.Min.

Bob McCarty, D.Min.

Chief Operating Officer  Bob McCarty recently transitioned from his service as the Executive Director for the National Federation for Catholic Youth Ministry, where he started in 1997. Bob has been in professional youth ministry since 1973, serving in diocesan, parish, school,... MORE