Swimming with the Piranhas - An Interview with Matt Bond on the Petrus Development Show Oct 18, 2022

In this episode, Andrew visits with Matt Bond, former director of development at the St. John Catholic Student Center at Oklahoma State University.  (Matt changed positions between when this podcast was recorded and when it was published!)  Andrew and Matt chat about Matt’s...

Continue Reading...
The Journey Creates Friends - An Interview with Bishop Konderla on the Petrus Development Show Mar 01, 2022

In this 100th episode, Andrew visits with Bishop David Konderla from the Diocese of Tulsa and Eastern Oklahoma.  Andrew met Bishop Konderla when they worked together at St. Mary's Catholic Center in College Station, and the pair discusses the successes of the campus ministry’s...

Continue Reading...
A Campaign Story, Part 1 - An Interview with Sarah Du Preez on the Petrus Development Show Jun 15, 2021

In this episode, Andrew visits with Sarah Du Preez, Director of Development for the St. Thomas Aquinas University Parish at University of Arkansas. Sarah started in her role last summer, which happened to be the same week that the ministry kicked off a feasibility study for a $12.5 million...

Continue Reading...
Rule of Thirds can Help us Visualize our Benefactors Jun 01, 2021

By Mary Hernandez, Petrus Blog Contributor


What is it about a photograph that draws a person in and compels one to fixate on the point of interest long enough to find himself somewhere in that captured landscape?

 

My photographer friend Amy explained the Rule of Thirds in photography -...

Continue Reading...
One Hundred Percent - An Interview with Bryan Wilburn on the Petrus Development Show Apr 13, 2021

In this episode, Andrew visits with Bryan Wilburn, the Director of Development at the St. Paul Catholic Newman Center at North Dakota State University in Fargo, North Dakota. They discuss how Bryan got his start in development and what they are doing to advance Catholic evangelism on the plains...

Continue Reading...
Saving Tolkien's House: Project Northmoor - An Interview with Julia Golding on the Petrus Development Show Feb 25, 2021

In this episode, Andrew visits with Julia Golding, successful author with works such as the Cat Royal series and the Companions Quartet. They discuss the project that Julia has launched to purchase Tolkien’s home at 20 Northmoor Road in Oxford and turn it into the first literary center...

Continue Reading...
Wisdom For Every Generation: Interview with Mary Hernandez on The Petrus Development Show May 14, 2019

Mary Hernandez is the Executive Director of Advancement for Our Lady of Wisdom Church and Student Center at the University of Louisiana – Lafayette. Mary is an alum of UL and was a member of the parish prior to receiving an invitation by Fr. Bryce Sibley to help with a fundraising project....

Continue Reading...
Can a Capital Campaign Help Grow My Ministry? Jan 09, 2019

Andrew Robison, President and Dan Moraczewski, COO, Petrus Development


Is your organization looking for a way to fund much-needed growth? Have you outpaced your financial support from the Diocese or Province? At Petrus Development, we believe that “Mission Follows Money and Money Follows...

Continue Reading...
By the Grace of God: Interview with Linda Domeyer on The Petrus Development Show Dec 18, 2018

Linda Domeyer, Director of Leadership Giving, St. Louis University High; Consultant, Petrus Development 


In this episode of The Petrus Development Show, Andrew visits with Linda Domeyer, Director of Leadership Giving at St. Louis University High as well as Consultant for Petrus...

Continue Reading...
Interview with Tara Doyon on The Petrus Development Show Nov 20, 2018

Tara Doyon, Director of Development and Mission Advancement, St. Paul Catholic Center at Indiana University; Consultant, Petrus Development 

In this episode, Andrew visits with Tara Doyon, Director of Development and Mission Advancement at St. Paul Catholic Center at Indiana University...

Continue Reading...
Lectures, Metrics and Boards…Oh My: Interview with Jamie Cappetta on The Petrus Development Show Nov 07, 2018

Jamie Cappetta, President of Our Savior Parish and Caruso Catholic Center at the University of Southern California


In this episode, Andrew visits with Jamie Cappetta, President of Our Savior Parish and USC Caruso Catholic Center. Jamie started his career as a street minister in South Boston but...

Continue Reading...
Selling the Sizzle: Interview with Frank Shannon on The Petrus Development Show Oct 24, 2018

Frank Shannon, Executive Director of Development at St. Mary’s Catholic Center at Texas A&M University 


In this episode, Andrew visits with Frank Shannon, Executive Director of Development at St. Mary’s Catholic Center at Texas A&M University. Frank and Andrew covered a...

Continue Reading...