Staff Member: Dr. Kathie Amidei, Pastoral Associate, Parish Leadership Team
Dr. Kathie Amidei, Pastoral Associate, Parish Leadership Team
Dr. Kathie Amidei is Pastoral Associate at St. Anthony on the Lake Parish and leads the Faith Formation ministry.
She was formerly the Associate Director for Catechesis and Child Ministry in the Archdiocese of Milwaukee. She has served in a number of parishes as a Catholic schoolteacher and a director of religious education.
She holds a BS in Education from the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, an MA in Theology from Sacred Heart Seminary in Hales Corners Wisconsin and an Ed.D.in Education and Leadership from Cardinal Stritch University, Milwaukee Wisconsin.
She is the co-author of The Journey: A Guide for Persons, Partners and Parents (K & D Books, 2013; with Doug Meske); Learning Together: Forming Faith in Families: An Intergenerational Resource (St. Anthony on the Lake, 2013, with Lea Boyd and Faith Formation Staff); and Generations Together: Caring, Praying Learning, Celebrating, and Serving Faithfully (LifelongFaith Associates, 2014; with John Roberto and Jim Merhaut).
She received the Vatican II Award for Service in Education from the Archdiocese of Milwaukee. Kathie is a wife, a mother and a grandmother.