Yen Fasano is the Associate Director of Catholic Schools: Drexel Mission Schools Initiative in the Archdiocesan Office for the Mission of Catholic Education. The Drexel Mission Schools serve the greatest concentration of students and families in need and are expressions of the Catholic Church’s commitment to a preferential option for the poor ensuring that all those who seek a Catholic education have access. Fasano is also the Chair of the Catholic Services Appeal Foundation, a Board Member with the Aim Higher Foundation, an Archdiocesan Synod Executive Committee Member as well as the Synod’s host. She has appeared as a panelist at the National Catholic Association of Diocesan Directors for Hispanic Ministry in addition to various Catholic conferences and engagements. Fasano began her career as a Catholic school educator and Director of Evangelization and holds numerous leadership positions in the local Church and philanthropic community. She and her husband, Frank, have three children.