Our Team

Trusted partners working with you every step of the way.

Together, with an overarching compassion for caring for those in need, the CFGP team brings a professional, seasoned background in charitable giving.

From fundraising management and development consultation to volunteer training, grant writing, capital campaigns, and more, we deliver impactful programs that last and create promising futures for the community. Always taking a personal approach in all we do, we work directly with our donors and partners to determine how to best achieve their charitable goals while supporting the causes they believe in most.

Tammy Tenaglia, Ph.D. Interim - Executive Director ttenaglia@catholicfoundationphila.org

Mrs. Tammy Carter-Tenaglia is a Clinical Psychologist and currently serves as Secretary on the Board of Directors for Malvern Institute and the Progressions Companies. Her clinical experience includes a focus on Critical Incident Stress Management and Employee Assistance services as well as Cognitive-Behavior therapy. Dr. Carter-Tenaglia has earned a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Drexel University, as well as a Master of Arts and a PhD in Clinical Psychology from Hahnemann University’s Department of Clinical and Health Psychology. She has been a member of the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem since 2013.

Michael Lowry Murphy Chief Operating Officer mmurphy@catholicfoundationphila.org

Mike holds a Juris Doctor from Widener University School of Law and a Bachelor of Arts in both Classics and Philosophy from The College of the Holy Cross.

Mike is a member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association, MS Leaders Circle, University Barge Club and Friends of Saint Joe’s Prep Rowing. He and his wife Melissa live in Philadelphia.

Vincent Zeller Chief Financial Officer vzeller@catholicfoundationphila.org

Vince joined The Foundation in May 2013 as Chief Financial Officer. Vince is responsible for all aspects of the Foundation's finance, accounting, payroll, and financial controls.

Prior to joining the Foundation, Vince spent 35 years with ModSpace (formerly GE Capital Modular Space), North America's largest provider of mobile/modular office space with a network of 75 branch locations. Positions held during his tenure included Director of Business Processes for Finance, Accounting, Operations, VP /Controller, VP Operations, and Director of Field Operations.

Vince has a Bachelor of Science in Finance from LaSalle University, an MBA in Financial Management from Drexel University, and is a Certified Public Accountant.

Sarah O. Hanley Senior Director of Strategic Partnerships shanley@catholicfoundationphila.org

Sarah is the Senior Director of Strategic Partnerships responsible for the Catholic Charities Appeal as well as the St. Charles Borromeo Seminary Appeal. These combined appeals raise nearly $20M annually. In addition, Sarah leads CFGP’s Mission Advancement Services team.

Prior to joining The Catholic Foundation of Greater Philadelphia in July of 2013, Sarah worked at the Archdiocese of Philadelphia in the Office for Stewardship and Development. She has a Bachelor of Science in Marketing and Management from Drexel University. Sarah is a member of the National Catholic Development Conference (NCDC) Board of Directors and Chairs the Stewardship Council at her parish, St. Kevin.

Gina DeColli Director of Marketing and Communications gdecolli@catholicfoundationphila.org

Gina is the Director of Marketing and Communications responsible for all communication and marketing efforts for the foundation as well as key service lines, the Catholic Charities Appeal and St. Charles Borromeo Seminary Appeal. Her responsibilities include brochures, print and outdoor advertising, event planning, website development and social media.

Prior to joining The Catholic Foundation of Greater Philadelphia in July of 2013, Gina worked at the Archdiocese of Philadelphia in the Office for Stewardship and Development. She has a Bachelor’s of Art from Temple University in Marketing and Business Administration.

Justine Vargas, Project Coordinator
Russell Lafferty, Data Manager
Emily Gambino, Manager of Mission Advancement Services
Kaitlin O'Donnell, Assistant Data Manager
Kelly Diaz-Albertini, Planned Giving and Development Officer
Ruth James, Prospect Research Manager
Joanne Salsano-Beck, Marketing Manager
Jason Carfagno, Data Clerk
Marty Nelson, Senior Accountant
Jamil Russ, Data Clerk
Michalina Goral, Project Coordinator
Kate Bianco, Administrative Assistant to the Executive Director
Julian Domanico, Project Coordinator
Brendan Kennedy, Project Coordinator