Major Gifts Catalyst
Adamo Manfra joined the Philanthropy Team at Catholic Leadership Institute in October of 2019. He is responsible for tracking and overseeing the major gifts aspect of the organization’s development efforts. He earned a B.S. in psychology with a minor in mathematics from the University of Texas before spending 6 ½ years as an active-duty U.S. Marine Corps officer. He left active service to pursue full-time graduate theological studies in Washington, D.C. With a background in military leadership, a vigorous education in Catholic theology, and a love for Christ and the Church, Adamo is a welcomed and valuable addition to the team at Catholic Leadership Institute. He and his wife, Mary, attend St. Joseph’s parish in Downingtown.