Alumni Volunteer Summit

The Katie Impact

Join us September 7 to celebrate the tradition of social justice and volunteerism at St. Kate's, as exemplified by the CSJs and lived out by all our graduates.

Event Details

The Volunteer Summit will be held Saturday, September 7, 2019, from 9–11:30 a.m., with an optional lunch to follow. The location is Rauenhorst Ballroom on the third floor of Coeur de Catherine. Onsite parking is available. There is no cost to attend. 

The program includes a keynote address and Q&A with Sister Irene O'Neill, an alumni panel on how Katies are impacting their communities, and an address on alumni as St. Kate's brand ambassadors.

Keynote Speaker

Sister Irene O’Neill, CSJ, is the president of the global nonprofit Sisters Rising Worldwide. Sister Irene is a visionary who sees the collective of women religious around the world as a systemic change agent and as one of the most prolific movements of and for women in history.


Philomena Satre MAOL'08
Director of Diversity and Inclusion and Strategic Partnerships, Land O'Lakes

Miamon Queeglay '15
Community Schools Manager, Brooklyn Center School District

Mee Cheng '05
Policy Analyst, Policy & Planning Division, County Manager's Office, Ramsey County

Makabongwe Ngulube '16
Manager, Human Resources and Administration, Partners in Food Solutions

LaVina Branscomb '17
Housing Case Manager, The Link Minnesota

Share your #KatieImpact

As part of the volunteer summit, we're collecting all of the ways that Katies near and far are making a difference. Tell us how you're making an impact.

Do you

  • Volunteer in your community?
  • Serve as a mentor or a coach for someone?
  • Sit on the board of a local nonprofit?
  • Go on humanitarian missions?
  • Lead a green initiative in your neighborhood or workplace?

Share your story with the hashtag #KatieImpact on social media.