Leadership

Founder

Tito Edwards is happily married and manages Catholic websites for the new evangelization that Pope John Paul II and then Cardinal Ratzinger, now Pope Benedict XVI, has asked for in the third millennium. After a lifetime of living a nominal Catholic life, he reverted completely to his childhood faith that began on the eve of the funeral of Pope John Paul II. He manages BigPulp.it and The American Catholic.

Editor-in-Chief

Stacy Trasancos, Ph.D. is a wife and mother of seven, raising five children with her husband in the Adirondack Mountains, and laying awake at night worrying about the two grown ones. She is a chemist turned homemaker and joyful convert to Catholicism who just completed a M.A. in Theology at Holy Apostles College and Seminary. She is Editor-in-Chief at Ignitum Today and writes about popular science, dogmatic theology, and mountain life at her website.

Managing Editors

Chelsea Zimmerman is the editor-in-chief for Catholic Lane and a managing editor at Ignitum Today. She often writes and speaks about life issues and Catholic spirituality. She has been featured on EWTN’s Life on the Rock. Her website is Reflections of a Paralytic.

Diane McKelva is an American writer, essayist and columnist, sharing stories of the human experience that touch each one of us in our life’s journey. She is a Southern writer, born in Kentucky and raised in Tennessee, where she resides with her husband, children, dogs, and a lone cat with an attitude. Her work often reflects her Roman Catholic faith, and frequently examines issues surrounding moral and ethical dilemmas, and conflicts within humanity. She is a contributor to numerous publications such as, Catholic Stand (where she is also Managing Editor),  Shalom Media, The Tennessee Register, a subsidiary of The National Catholic Register, as well as numerous literary, consumer and trade publications. She is the editor of The Essential Catholic.   Read more about Diane here.

Chelsea Houghton is a 27 year old mother who lives in Christchurch, New Zealand with her husband and four children under the age of five. She has an urge to write and a Media and Communications degree that she attempts to to put into use during quiet moments (?!) when her brain obliges. Prior to having children she worked doing media and pastoral work for World Youth Day 2008 in Sydney, and for the Catholic Youth Team in Christchurch. In her copious amounts of free time (?!) Chelsea also strategises family affairs, dabbles in teaching Theology of the Body to different school and parish groups and attempts to read. Chelsea blogs at Grow the Roses.

David L. Gray is a Catholic author, radio host, and founder of DavidLGray.INFO Inc., where he blogs at regularly; giving his fresh Catholic perspective on all things relevant and interesting. DavidLGray.INFO Inc. is an apostolate that is consecrated to the Sacred Heart of Jesus and to the Immaculate Heart of Mary. “My calling from God is to the John the Baptist Ministry; meaning that I’m here to live in truth, through word and action, and point people to Christ Jesus through the lenses of the Catholic Church.” David is a part-time Disneyland dad and full-time father to three beautiful daughters, an ecstatic 2006 Catholic convert, an indifferent 1997 graduate of Central State University, a proud 2002 dropout of Antioch McGregor Graduate School, and a mild mannered graduate student at Franciscan University of Steubenville; working towards a Master of Arts Degree in Theology and Christian Ministry.

Media Editor

John Darrouzet is a successful Hollywood screenwriter, an accomplished lawyer, a student of decision-making, and a deeply committed Roman Catholic layman who is FINDING FAITH AT THE MOVIES. Read more about John here.