Phoenix Diocesan Council of Catholic Women (PDCCW)

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We are your liaison between our Reverend Bishop Thomas J. Olmsted and you, the women of this great Diocese.    Our two main events at this time are the Phoenix Catholic Women's Conference and our Annual Meeting and Women of the Year Event. 
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Phoenix Catholic Women's Conference
Saturday February 20, 2016

at Xavier College Preparatory
in Founders Hall

Keynote Speakers:

Colleen Carroll Campbell

Cari Donaldson

Sr. Anthony Mary Diago R.S.M.
Director of the Office of Consecrated Life - Diocese of Phoenix

The day will include the celebration of Vigil Mass with Rev. Bishop Thomas J. Olmsted

Other speakers include:

Claire Dwyer

Angela Igielinski

The PDCCW pleased to offer again the Young Catholic Track for ladies ages 16-22!

Speakers for these break-out sessions include: 

Lita Arroyo

Brina Gerstenberger

Tickets on sale November 1, 2015!
Early Bird Ticket Price: $50 per person before January 15, 2016
Regular Ticket Price: $60 per person
Young Catholics Ages 16-22: $25 per person
(proof of age needed on Conference Day) 

Vendors: Please contact us at for more information

 Thank you to all who made the Women of the Year Celebration a huge success!

We honored 11 beautiful women, 
three of which were the PDCCW's first Young Women of the Year!!

Women of the Year:
Mary Lou Anton - St. Thomas the Apostle, Phoenix
Ada Fe Cunningham - St. Thomas Aquinas, Avondale
Carolyn Diercksmeier - Our Lady of Joy, Carefree
Mayra Gonzalez - Corpus Christi, Phoenix
Dr. Mary McGee - St. Clare of Assisi, Surprise
Dora Pedrego - Immaculate Conception, Cottonwood
Kathi Peterson - Our Lady of Lourdes, Sun City West
Antoinette "Toni" Sanchez - St. Catherine Laboure, Chino Valley

Young Women of the Year:
Kathia Antillon - St. Thomas Aquinas, Avondale
Lori Fusak - Corpus Christi, Phoenix
Kayla Golonka - St. Mary Magdalene, Gilbert

The 2015-2016 PDCCW Executive Board 
has been elected and installed!

Your board members are:
President: Rhapsody Canepa, St. Joan of Arc, Phoenix
1st Vice President: Catherine Cisar, Our Lady of Joy, Carefree
2nd Vice President: Roberta Bazaldua, St. Joan of Arc
Treasurer: Janet Brown, Christ the King, Mesa
Secretary: Elsa DeMoss, Our Lady of Guadalupe Monastery, Phx

Photos from the 2015 Women of the Year Celebration at Ss. Simon & Jude Cathedral - June 6, 2015

Photos from 2015 Phoenix Catholic Women's Conference at Xavier College Preparatory Founders Hall