Jesus House Board and Associates

Angela Malmgren, Board President: BS in Education,West Chester University; MS in Pastoral Care, Certification in Spiritual Direction; Neumann University; Co­Founder of Jesus House; Director of Jesus House for 37 years

Patricia N. Debski, Board Vice President: A Jesus House Volunteer and Retreatant for 20+ years. Passionate about creating and supporting spirit-inspiring connections, e.g. working with women in recovery and in transition, as part of Jesus House's Days of Hope ministry. Currently, a business, strategy and marketing consultant who likes to create the big picture and connect the small details. Former DuPont business, marketing and strategic planning manager (25+ years); Graduate of Bucknell University, BA Physics. Previous board member- Sojourner's Place (2013-2016); Steering Committee member and Marketing leader for Career Insights for Teens (2008 - 2013); Strategic planning for Resurrection Parish (2010 - 2013); Wilmington Diocesan Medal of Merit Award (2012); Married, two children. 

Carol Ann Gargula: Thirty year volunteer at Jesus House, Chair of Finance Committee, member of the Prayer Group and Healing Team. Graduate of St. Francis Nursing School, MS University of Delaware, BS Nursing University of Delaware, Certificate in Nursing Administration Villanova University. Retired Manager Health Department State of Delaware. Member of Resurrection Parish Newark DE, serve as sacristan, extraordinary minister, and minister to the sick in nursing homes. President Civic Association Meeting House Hill. Member of several community organizations. Married, 2 children, 5 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren.

Pamela Nash: is a certified Spiritual Director with her Masters in Pastoral Care and Counseling from Neumann University. Previously Pamela worked for the DuPont Co. for 32 years in various managerial positions and retired to pursue her spiritual ministry.  She has worked in a variety of ministries for the past twenty years and is the team leader of RCIA at Holy Family Parish. She is also on the Diocesan Liturgy Committee as Coordinator of RCIA. Most recently Pamela continues to conduct retreat programs and Group Spiritual Direction from her home, as well as one-on-one Spiritual Direction.

James (Jim) H Murray III: Retired. Former owner/operator Stanton Exxon; prior to holding a number of marketing and administration with Exxon Mobil for 23 years. Alumnus of Loyola University Baltimore MD. Member Parrish of the Resurrection for 20 plus years. Past member of Parish Council. Current member of Parrish Finance Committee. Extraordinary Minister of Holy Communion. Active with Churchmans Village Eucharistic Ministry; Meals on Wheels; RES Community Garden; and, Team Leader Offertory donation reconciliation (count $). Jesus House Board Member past 18 months (?). Active member of Development Committee and Finance Committee. Spouse Christine; three children; and, four grand children.

Jose Burgos: Married to Pam. 3 children, 5 grandchildren. Operations Mgr. @ Everfast Inc. Board Member for 10 yrs.

Marie Ferrier: Facility Director and Assistant to the President for 40 years at Ursuline Academy; Core Team member; Safety and Security Committee Member; former Board Member for St. Paul's School; parishioner of St. Anthony's Catholic Church; Graduate of Wilmington University; Managing Member CFC Builders, LLC; Facilities/Marketing Committee Member Jesus House.