Meet the Team Leaders

Spiritual Outreach through Leadership, LLC

Kathy M Sullivan, PhD


Phone: 574-904-1339

KathyCEO and founder of Spiritual Outreach through Leadership, Kathleen Sullivan developed the University of Notre Dame’s prayer site that quickly became a spiritual anchor for alumni, family and friends of the University. Commenting on the prayer site, Fr. Hesburgh wrote: “We have a sacred obligation to nurture the spiritual life of alumni, students, faculty and staff. I can think of no better way to achieve this goal than through”

Completing the Spiritual Exercises in 2009, Kathleen authored reflections for the prayer site framed within the Ignatian tradition. Her book I Had Lunch with God: Gospel Inspirations for Tough Times  is a compilation of her inspirational writings from the Notre Dame prayer site.

With the enormous success of the University of Notre Dame’s prayer site and Kathleen’s spiritual foundation in Ignatian spirituality, she approached the Midwest Jesuits of the Chicago-Detroit and Wisconsin Province in 2011 to create The site launched in June of 2012 with other affiliates following.

Kathleen earned her PhD in English from the University of Notre Dame.


Troy Bengford


Phone: 574-350-7742

Troy is the lead for the technical side of what we do.  He will handle all support issues, site development team management and your marketing and promotional needs for the site.

Troy has an extensive background in marketing both his own businesses and as a marketing consultant for many other companies.  With his eyes firmly on the ROI of any activity, he makes sure your efforts will deliver the highest return possible.

Part of the team from the beginning, Troy is fully committed to the success of  Known for his fast response and creative solutions, he is a vital part of the success of the project.