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Jackie Bonk
Phone: 919-645-4438

Respect Life Ministry Coordinator
Mary Beth Phillips
Phone: 919-719-8267

Social Concerns and Advocacy Coordinator
Melissa DuCharme
Phone: 919-821-9751 

Office of Human Life and Dignity

The Office of Human Life & Dignity proclaims and affirms the life and dignity of every human person through:  prayer, education, outreach, and public policy in order to defend and inspire a culture of life.

The Major Initiatives of the Office are wide-ranging, including education and advocacy for:

The Office of Human Life and dignity collaborates with other diocesan departments, diocesan parishes, Catholic Charities, and parish respect life and social ministry leaders.