Lupe Cortes serves as receptionist at St. Thomas.
Lupe's responsibilities include seeking ways to improve communication from the Pastor to the laity and from the laity to the Pastor. In addition, communication efforts extend beyond our parish to our community to reach inactive Catholics and those without a church home.
Lupe was born in Mexico and came to the states at age 7. She lived in California 11 years and in 1996 moved to Philadelphia, Tennessee. She graduated from Hiwassee College in Madisonville, TN and a year later, married Roberto Cortes. She and Roberto have been married 14 years and have no children.