Catholic Church
Ashland, Oregon

Rev. Maro Escano

Fr. Maro was born in the Philippines. In 2006,  he moved to the US to complete his Theological Studies at Mt. Angel Seminary in Mt. Angel, Oregon. He was ordained as a priest for the Archdiocese of Portland in Oregon on June 13, 2009. After serving as an assistant parish priest at St. Mary’s in Eugene for two years, he became the…

Deacon Ricardo Cervantes

Deacon Ricardo Cervantes was born in Sahuayo Mich. Mexico. He moved to the US in 1982 to Los Angeles, CA and then to Oregon in 1995. He completed his preparation for the Diaconate at the Archdiocese of Portland, while working as a mechanic, and was ordained as a Deacon on October 29, 2011.  He has been serving at OLM as a Hispanic…

Stephanie Hoffman

As Business Manager of the parish, Stephanie Hoffman handles all parish financial matters, including payroll, income and expenses, grant applications, and communicating with, and adhering to good business practices established by, the Archdiocese of Portland.  Stephanie is an ex officio member of the Administrative Council and serves as an advisory resource for Fr. Maro.  Stephanie also manages the parish census database and…

Carolina Senestraro

Carolina is the Parish Administrative Assistant who will help direct your phone calls, answer questions regarding parish ministries, schedule appointments, receive your requests for Mass intentions, print the bulletin, respond to your email questions, organize the parish calendar and keep track of all the events happening within our parish community.  Carolina is Spanish speaking and can assist you with any and all…

Evelyn Tucker

As the Children’s Coordinator, Evelyn provides leadership, coordination and program development for our parish children, from baptism through the sixth grade.  Evelyn also trains and supports the parish elementary Catechists and selects and develops curricula.  Each year Evelyn organizes our annual summer Vacation Bible School and assists parish ministries with various special events.

Ryan Millenheft

Ryan has been working in the Archdiocese of Portland for the past 19 years.  He worked as the coordinator of youth ministry at Holy Redeemer parish in North Bend from 1997-2000, and at Sacred Heart parish in Medford from 2000-2009.  In 2009 he took over the duties of leading music at our 5:00PM Sunday Mass along with his wife Trina and a…

Tony Zamudio

Antonio is the Newman coordinator, providing leadership event coordination and facilities management to the Newman Center. The Newman Center is the Catholic campus outreach between Southern Oregon University and Our Lady of the Mountain Catholic Church. This center assists students in making the transition between their home parishes and continuing their spiritual life in college.

Norman Wakefield

Countertenor Norman Wakefield has served as Director of Music at Our Lady of the Mountain since 2011. He has performed nationally and internationally as a chamber and choral musician and in opera and oratorio. He regularly performs locally with the Jefferson Baroque Orchestra as a soloist and choir member, in addition to serving on their board of directors. Norman has sung at…