Vinci Paterson, M. Div.

Vinci Paterson, M. Div., is a native Oregonian. She received her Masters of Divinity alongside Fr. Eugene Smith, OSM, and other Servites at the Franciscan School of Theology in 1989.

With over 25 years of Parish and Campus Ministry experience, The Grotto was blessed when Vinci joined our staff in 2017. She serves as Director of Community Engagement, overseeing all volunteers and liturgical ministers. She is the one to contact to book a tour, field trip, or retreat.

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