Elon Catholic Campus Ministry
CCM Leadership
CCM Leadership

Our CCM Servant Leadership team is continually hard at work to help put on all of our programs and activities! If you have a question about a particular ministry, please feel free to email any of our leaders, and we'll get back to you ASAP.

Servant Leadership Team

Olivia Nowakowski

President


Year: Junior
Hometown: Orlando, FL
Major: Political Science and Environmental Studies
Interests and other involvement: Traveling, reading, music, Honors Fellows, Alpha Xi Delta, Elon Tour Guide, GEC Global Ambassador
Fun Fact: I have gone bungee jumping and skydiving!
Favorite thing about CCM: I love growing closer to Christ along with my friends

Ellie Gaudin

Vice President


Year: Junior
Hometown: Chattanooga, TN
Major: English with Teacher Licensure
Interests and other involvement: Teaching Fellows, Writing Center Consultant
Fun Fact: I have traveled to 8 different countries, including France twice
Favorite thing about CCM: It's the community and the family that I have found in this organization. CCM is my home at Elon and I have loved being a part of this organization!

Trey Bauer

Servant Leader - Treasurer


Year: First-Year

Ashton Warne

Servant Leader - PR Coordinator


Year: Junior
Hometown: Cumming, GA
Major: Biology
Interests and other involvement: Greek Life, Tri Beta, hiking
Fun Fact: I love Welch's fruit snacks.
Favorite thing about CCM: The friendships! I couldn't imagine my time at Elon without the friends I've met through CCM.

Matthew Bland

Servant Leader - CORE Team


Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Durham, NC
Major: Marketing, English Literature
Interests and other involvement: Alpha Kappa Psi, Physics Club, OL and Peer Educator
Fun Fact: I've worked at Chick-fil-A since I was 14 years old.
Favorite thing about CCM: The people! The friendships I've formed are some of the most valuable to me and I cherish them everyday.

Emily Collins

Servant Leader - CORE Team


Year: First-Year
Hometown: Columbia, MD
Major: Exercise Science
Interests and other involvement: Elonthon, Irish dance Club
Fun Fact: I play golf
Favorite thing about CCM: The supportive community it gives me on campus and all the friends I've made through it.

Elizabeth Czenczek

Servant Leader - CORE Team


Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Richmond, VA
Major: Elementary and Special Education
Interests and other involvement: Club Swim, Teaching Fellows
Fun Fact: I listen to country music year round
Favorite thing about CCM: I love the community of CCM and how everyone pushes me to grow in my faith

Caroline Digan

Servant Leader - CORE Team


Year: Sophomore
Hometown: New Milford, NJ
Major: Drama Theatre Studies
Interests and other involvement: Theatre, comedy and sports; New Works, Club Softball, Dramaturgy, Improv and Sketch Writing.
Fun Fact: I've never dyed my hair
Favorite thing about CCM: I get to grow and spread my faith with like minded peers.

Megan Green

Servant Leader - CORE Team


Year: First-Year
Hometown: Apex, NC
Major: Environmental Science & International/Global Studies
Interests and other involvement: Club Swim, Elon College Fellows
Fun Fact: I've lived in eight different states throughout my childhood.
Favorite thing about CCM: The people!! They give me a great community here at Elon and allow me to feel comfortable growing in my faith.

Danny Nickel

Servant Leader - CORE Team


Year: First-Year
Hometown: Oakland, MD
Major: Political Science and Policy Studies
Interests and other involvement: Civic engagement, Elon College Fellow, Elon Votes, Club Tennis
Fun Fact: All three of my dogs are named after Pittsburgh Steelers!
Favorite thing about CCM: I quickly found a home away from home in CCM with a community of great people who like me are making an effort to explore and grow in our faith.

Sarah Perciavalle

Servant Leader - CORE Team


Year: First-Year
Hometown: Lutz, FL
Major: Business Management
Interests and other involvement: Working out, cooking/baking, and going to the beach
Fun Fact: I have very weird food allergies.
Favorite thing about CCM: All of the friendships have made so far, and how we all help each other grow closer to God.

Cole Picca

Servant Leader - CORE Team


Year: First-Year
Hometown: Armonk, NY
Interests and other involvement: Sports (football, basketball, baseball), fishing, golf
Fun Fact: I am a fraternal twin (brother)
Favorite thing about CCM: The constant ability to worship in my faith with other people who love helping get closer to God.

Victoria Sardegna

Servant Leader - CORE Team


Year: Junior

Mallorie Sievert

Servant Leader - CORE Team


Year: First-Year
Hometown: Jacksonville, FL
Major: Musical Theatre and Math
Interests and other involvement: I love to sing and play piano and the ukulele and make music in general! I'm also in Honors
Fun Fact: I can yodel
Favorite thing about CCM: The people I've met through it

Lizzie Vinci

Servant Leader - Small Groups


Year: First-Year
Hometown: Arlington, VA
Major: Psychology
Interests and other involvement: On the cross country and track teams
Fun Fact: I have moved 9 times due to my father's job in the Navy
Favorite thing about CCM: I find it very uplifting being surrounded by people who share a common faith and desire to grow in their faith.

Jacqui vonTersch

Servant Leader - Small Groups


Year: First-Year

Student Staff

Camilla Manning

Engagement Intern


Year: Sophomore

Kelly O'Neil

Engagement Intern


Year: Junior

Sam Davidson

Music Intern


Year: Junior
Hometown: Alexandria, VA
Major: Cinema and Television Arts/Music in the Liberal Arts
Interests and other involvement: Reading, video games, Elon Chorale and Tabletop Game Club
Fun Fact: I am an Eagle Scout.
Favorite thing about CCM: I enjoy playing guitar at Mass.

Becca Kimock

Music Intern


Year: Senior
Hometown: Yardley, PA
Major: Arts Administration
Interests and other involvement: Dance/Theater, Traveling, Kappa Delta Sorority, Moseley Front Desk Attendant, Arts Administration Advisory Committee
Fun Fact: I sang at Carnegie Hall on my 17th birthday!
Favorite thing about CCM: Creating music and growing deep in my faith among wonderful friends

Taylor Stephens

Music Intern


Year: Senior
Hometown: Alexandria, VA
Major: Music Production and Recording Arts
Interests and other involvement: Audio design, video games
Fun Fact: I have perfect pitch.
Favorite thing about CCM: I love the people!

Olivia Romano

Office Assistant


Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Hopedale, MA
Major: English

Professional Staff

Fr. Peter Tremblay, OFM Conv.

Associate Chaplain for Catholic Life and Catholic Campus Minister


Brief Bio: Fr. Peter was born and raised outside of Buffalo, NY. Fr. Peter attended Franciscan University of Steubenville and then joined the Franciscan Friars. He studied at Washington Theological Union receiving a Masters of Divinity and has been ordained a Catholic Priest since 2012. Apart from ministry his hobbies include woodworking and furniture making along with reading and studying theology, philosophy, and science. He is very fond of chicken wings and snow.

T Huynh-Duc

Director of Catholic Life


Brief Bio: Trung (goes by T) has been involved with Catholic Campus Ministry ever since graduating from UNC - Chapel Hill. T loves working with university students and has been known to share his talents in the kitchen and passion for food.

Leah Breindel

Student Ministry Coordinator


Brief Bio: Leah is from Goldsboro, NC, and graduated from NC State University with a degree in Sociology. She loves most things in connection with nature, taking pictures, and having deep conversations over hot chocolate.

Kaitlyn Sendzik

Student Engagement Coordinator


Brief Bio: Kaitlyn is from Chicago, IL, and graduated from Lewis University. She enjoys running and is excited to work with students.