A Path Forward


M. Kathleen Coogan

M. Kathleen Coogan shares a seat on the Parish Pastoral Council at Holy Trinity Catholic Church with her husband Kevin, and they have two sons at Holy Trinity School. She is a Senior Advisor at the U.S. Department of State and an Adjunct Professor at Georgetown University in the Master of Arts in Conflict Resolution program. Previously, she served as legislative counsel to U.S. Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan, a litigation associate at Sidley & Austin in Chicago, and a program manager at a shelter for victims of domestic violence in Phoenix.

Michael  D. Nugent

Michael  D. Nugent is a member of the Cardinal's Child Protection Advisory Board.  As a survivor of sexual abuse, Michael helped revise their "Child Protection Policy" and address related issues.

Michael is an Arlington, Virginia resident and has been a Holy Trinity Parish parishioner for 41 years.  He is married with two sons.  He holds an AB in Economics from Loyola University of Chicago.