Pete Schafer has been serving the Diocese of Youngstown since August 2015 as the Director of the Office of Lay Ministry Formation. In July 2016, he was also appointed the Director of the Office of Evangelization and Pastoral Planning. Pete oversees the Foundations in Ministry Program as well as other Specialized Ministry Courses, such as “Ministry to the Marginalized” and “Leadership in the Church Today.” He also supports parish pastoral councils, Parish Leaders, and oversees the implementation of the diocesan Pastoral Plan for Evaluation. Pete, his wife, and 5 sons live in Canton and are parishioners at Christ the Servant Parish.
Phone: 330.744.8451 Ext.275