WEST CLARKSVILLE, N.Y., May 10, 2016 — Michael Fenn has been named Mt. Irenaeus' first executive director, Fr. Dan Riley, O.F.M., and the Mountain's Board of Trustees announced today.
Fenn will work alongside Fr. Dan, president and founder/animator, and Br. Kevin Kriso, O.F.M., director of ministries and guardian of Holy Peace Friary, to form the Mountain's leadership team. The Franciscan sanctuary is located about 20 miles east of campus in Allegany County.
"After a long period of searching for prospects, followed by a comprehensive interview process of multiple candidates, we are delighted to have Mike join our ministry and management team." Fr. Dan said. "He brings the richness of his family life and exceptional career working in leadership within dynamic organizations. Having just completed our spring convocation, stakeholders from near and far have already experienced Mike’s collaborative approach toward working with others in the effort of meeting our strategic objectives."