Brother Lawrence is now in his third year of service to St. Francis of Assisi Parish as our Business Manager. He is a member of the Brothers of Saint Joseph the Worker, a community that ministers with Diocesan priests in various parishes and Diocesan institutions. He was the Business Manager at Saint Columbkille Parish in Parma for 17 years prior to coming to St. Francis. He also served for 11 years in the Diocesan Property/Casualty Insurance Office. Other parish assignments included St. Margaret Mary Parish, the Cathedral of Saint John the Evangelist, and Saint Timothy Parish. He has lived religious life as a Brother for 37 years.