Advancement Department

Tasked with securing and stewarding the financial resources necessary for the Archdiocese to successfully carry out its evangelizing mission, ministry, education and outreach, the Advancement Department directs, manages and oversees campaigns, appeals and other development initiatives as directed by the Archbishop of Baltimore.

The Advancement Department also provides professional and technical fundraising support to parishes, schools, institutions and organizations of the Archdiocese of Baltimore.

Initiatives You Can Support Today

Advancement Office
320 Cathedral Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
Phone: 410-547-5356
Fax: 410-625-8485


Ms. Kim Montgomery, Interim Executive Director of Advancement
Mr. Matt Anthony, Senior Director, Engagement and Giving
Mrs. Cristal Backer, Project Manager
Ms. Susan Bernetich, Director of Annual and Special Appeals
Ms. Nakkia Cottman, Assistant Director, Gift Administration and Stewardship
Mrs. Dawn Edwards, Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations
Ms. Nicole Germain, Director of Advancement Communications & Marketing
Ms. Tanika Harris, Senior Director of Advancement Services and Stewardship
Mr. Jimmy Hunter, Regional Capital Campaigns Officer
Mr. Dennis Lilly, Senior Coordinator, Gifts and Records
Mr. George Reed, Senior Director, Regional Major Gifts and Campaigns
Mr. Jim Vitrano, Communications Specialist
Mrs. Maribeth Harper, Manager, Appeals Communication and Operations