Deacon Donnie was ordained as a permanent deacon on May 7, 2005 by Bishop Gerald Barnes, was assigned to St. Peter and St. Paul and has served here ever since. He has been involved with many ministries as a spiritual advisor. Some of the these ministries include St. Vincent de Paul, the Filipino community, Men’s Friday Fellowship Group, Curisillo, and a bible study at Sycamore Apartments for Seniors.
Deacon Donnie has been married to his wife Charet over 40 years and they have two children and 8 grandchildren. Before retirement, he worked as an architect for The Walt Disney Company/ABC TV Network.