Thrift Store Committee

The Society of St. Vincent de Paul’s Thrift Store Committee is dedicated to helping our Thrift Store personnel, both paid and unpaid, to develop and maintain successful thrift stores to support the Society’s mission most effectively.  National Council staff member Jeffrey Beamguard  supports the store committee.

National Council
Jeffrey Beamguard
Store Support Director

The following is the list of the Society’s Thrift Store Committee. Feel free to contact the representative from your area with questions or concerns.

North Central Region
Tom Pelger

Brooke Trick
Senior Director of Retail Operations
District Council of Madison

Kim Kuske
Director of Retail Operations
Cabrini Conference, Wausau, WI

Southeast Region
John Berry

Don Schiffgens
Diocese of Palm Beach

Mideast Region
Bill Brazier

John Thelen
Council of Lansing

Northeastern Region
Irene Frechette

Lori Malcom
Archdiocese of Boston

Joe Lazarich
Council of Rockville Centre

Midwest Region
Don Kany

John Walters
Council of Saint Louis

South Central Region
Ray DuPont

Marie Schwartz
Archdiocesan Council of Galveston-Houston


Rick Bologna
Stores Director Austin

Western Region
John Hallissy

Mike McClanahan
Diocesan Council of Phoenix

Eastern Region
Lynn Betts

Ed Markiewicz
Council of Greensburg