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We seek to engage, inform and inspire, and are committed to coordinating the Diocese of Phoenix’s internal and external communications efforts. As the voice of the Catholic Church, we share the Good News of Christ through the media and serve as a resource in every aspect of its mission.

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Media Contacts

Robert DeFrancesco
Robert DeFrancescoDirector of Communications
Katie Burke
Katie BurkeCommunications Specialist

Communications Office Staff

Jennifer Ellis
Jennifer EllisAccount Manager and Catholic Radio Producer
Miranda Maciel
Miranda MacielCommunications Office Intern
Tony Gutierrez
Tony GutierrezEditor, The Catholic Sun
Ambria Hammel
Ambria HammelStaff Writer, The Catholic Sun
Mick Welsh
Mick WelshGraphic Artist, The Catholic Sun
mwelsh@catholicsun.org
(602) 354-2140
Mary Navarro
Mary NavarroOffice Coordinator / Circulation Specialist, The Catholic Sun
Joyce CoronelReporter, Columnist, Translator, The Catholic Sun
Manny YriqueAccount Manager, The Catholic Sun

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