Staff Member: Kevin Cooney
Kevin is the first Director of Sports and Family Ministry at St. Thomas. This ministry just began in the Spring of 2014.
Kevin and his family joined St Thomas after moving to Loudon in June of 2008. Kevin and his wife, Mary Beth both volunteered to work at Vacation Bible School and Kevin also joined the grass mowing crew. Kevin and Mary Beth have both substituted in Religious Education. Kevin later became the Sacrament Preparation teacher.
Kevin has also been instrumental in supporting the CREED program. Kevin served on the Parish Pastoral Council for the past three years, serving as Co-chair of the Education Committee.
Kevin and Mary Beth are the owners of an antiques mall in Sweetwater, Cooney's Corner. It has grown into a successful business and a popular stop in the Downtown Sweetwater Historic District.
Kevin and Mary Beth have two children, Maggie and Luke. Mary Beth is active in VBS, Creed, and volunteers on the church cleaning crew as well as at Knoxville Catholic High School.
The Director of Sports & Family Ministry under the direction of the Pastor, is responsible for developing and managing all activities that are part of the Sports & Family Ministry Program.