began her work with seniors and their families at the
Independent Living Program at Catholic Community Services of
She was the
program coordinator for Northshore Senior Center in Bothell,
Wash., and program manager of Meals of Wheels for Seattle/King
County. She has also served as a member of the Council on Aging
for Snohomish County and chaired its Senior Center Committee.
Monica is the author of "A
Catholic Guide to Caring for Your Aging Parent" (Loyola
Press) and "Praying
in the Presence of Our Lord with St. Thérèse of Lisieux"
(Our Sunday Visitor).
Bill Dodds is the author of
more than two dozen books and a frequent contributor to national
Catholic magazines and newspapers.
Bill are the editors of "My Daily Visitor," a devotional
magazine published by Our Sunday Visitor. The couple also writes
the "Your Family" column, distributed throughout the United
States and Canada by Catholic News Service. For many years they
were the "Family" columnists in the Knights of Columbus
Their books include "Encyclopedia
of Mary" (Our Sunday Visitor) and "The Joy of Marriage"