Tom Cordaro was hired as the Justice & Outreach Minister in 1997. He was born and raised in Des Moines, Iowa and has been involved in peace and justice education and advocacy for over 30 years. He has served in campus ministry and parish peace and justice work in Iowa, Pennsylvania and Florida since 1976 and is a former national staff member and former National Council Chairperson of Pax Christi USA, a national Catholic peace movement with over 14,000 members including over 120 bishops. Tom is married to Brigid Harren (CRHP #17) and has one child, Angela.