Officers and Staff
Deacon Keith Fournier
Your Catholic Voice Foundation
Your Catholic Voice
Your Catholic Voice Foundation
President and Publisher / Founder
Michael Galloway is Chairman of Your Catholic Voice.
His success story begins with the 15 years he devoted to the motion picture industry, becoming the youngest person ever to manage a major motion picture sound studio. Always involved in the digital technology arena, Galloway had the good fortune to work with innovative people such as Ray Dolby from Dolby Sound, and George Lucas of "Star Wars" fame. He is an entrepreneur with years of experience developing impressive business concepts, such as web-based database and email technologies.
Galloway's dynamic nature and visionary thinking coupled with his expertise in the digital technology industry led to his founding and developing the infrastructure for Catholic Online, one of the largest user networks in the world. Michael, with Sandy Galloway, his wife of 30 years, founded Catholic Online in 1991 before the World Wide Web and Yahoo were in existence. It has been supporting the communications objectives of the Catholic Church for over 12 years. In addition, with 10 million-page impressions per day, it represents a significant international information distribution and marketing channel. It has over 5 million pages of content, hosts over 1000 Websites and has the largest search engine of Catholic communities on the Internet.
Catholic Online is the primary online distributor for Fides, the news service for the Congregation for the Propagation of the Faith in the Vatican, and provides Catholic News Service feeds to every Catholic newspaper in the US.
Catholic Online has developed a solid reputation for being scrupulously loyal to the Magisterium and as a major force in the Catholic marketplace.
In 2001, utilizing his experience and technical skills, he develop revolutionary Web based grassroots management and voter relationship management software. Intelelect technology provides volunteers with information and resources to greatly enhance the effectiveness of grassroots activism. This technology is integrated into the Your Catholic Voice Website.
Chief of Operations / Founder
Sandy Galloway is Chairwoman of Your Catholic Voice Foundation.
Sandy has extensive experience in franchise management, customer relations and operations management in retail and technology sectors. Having worked with Taco Bell from its inception, she ran multi-state operations increasing revenues 500 % in a 5-year period.
She has served in senior management positions with Catholic Online since its inception in 1991, currently holding the position of Chief of Operations. Sandy's business and operating acumen have driven Catholic Online to great heights, as it has become the largest Catholic presence on the Internet. Catholic Online now serves over 1,000 customers from over 120 countries around the world.
She also served as Executive Vice President for Internet Data Center Development, part of the effort to build the backbone for the Internet.
Sandy spearheaded the design and construction of Internet Data Centers for networking and Web hosting, and is now used by many large companies including PacBell, Bell South and Cisco Systems. The construction processes she helped establish have received worldwide recognition and now serve as the industry-wide benchmark for data center development.
Rev. Mr. Keith A. Fournier
Your Catholic Voice Foundation
Keith Fournier is a deacon in the Roman Catholic Church and serves the Melkite Greek (Byzantine) Catholic Church (with approbation). Deacon Keith is a lawyer, author, scholar, broadcaster, activist, and academic. He has extensive experience in the practice of constitutional law, organizational, business and association leadership. He has founded or built several public policy efforts dedicated to life, family, and authentic economic, religious and human freedom.
He has practiced law for twenty-three years and had a diverse legal experience, having helped to found two law firms including "Lentz, Stepanovich and Fournier, P.L.C.". He was the founding Executive Director of the American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), a national public interest law firm dedicated to liberty, life and family causes and led that organization for seven years. During that time he appeared as co-counsel four times at the United States Supreme Court, as well as numerous other State and Federal Courts, on cases of major constitutional significance.
He is founder and president of Common Good a movement of Christians from every tradition, confession and community dedicated to the conversion of culture and the promotion of the "common good". He also founded the Common Good Legal Defense Fund, a legal advocacy group dedicated to the "four pillars" of participation: life, family, freedom and solidarity with the poor. He was the founder of the Liberty, Life and Family Institute, an ecumenical association dedicated to promoting cultural change by re-presenting classical Judeo-Christian thought to Western culture.
He is a pro-life and pro-family lobbyist, public policy advocate and political consultant. He served as an advisor to the Presidential candidate Steve Forbes on pro-life, pro-family, pro-economic freedom and faith based issues and concerns.
Deacon Keith has authored seven books, numerous popular booklets, and hundreds of articles on contemporary social and policy issues related to faith, family, evangelization and Christian unity and cooperation. He has had extensive experience in radio and television broadcasting as program host, guest panelist and commentator.
He holds a Bachelors degree in Philosophy and Theology (magna cum laude) from Franciscan University of Steubenville, a Masters Degree in Sacred Theology from the "John Paul II Institute" of the Lateran University and a Juris Doctor from the University Of Pittsburgh School Of Law. He holds an honorary Doctor of Laws Degree (LLD) from St. Thomas University.
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