Michael Ward - Communications/Membership Coordinator
Michael Ward currently serves as the Director of Music and Liturgy for St. Norbert and Our Lady of the Brook in Northbrook, IL. He has a B.A. in Music Education from Carthage College in Kenosha, WI and is currently pursuing his M.A. in Pastoral Liturgy and Music at St. Joseph's College in Rensselaer, IN. At St. Norbert and Our Lady of the Brook, some of his responsibilities include directing the Adult Choir, Children's Choir, and Teen Mass Ensemble while also overseeing the Liturgy Team and Bereavement Ministry for the parish. Michael has been behind some of the first ministries uniting from both St. Norbert and Our Lady of the Brook to serve the needs of all parishioners in the combined Catholic Community of Northbrook. Having been involved in Catholic music ministries since the 8th grade, Michael blends his experiences from all over the Archdiocese of Chicago and the Archdiocese of Milwaukee into his style of music ministry today.