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Area native to lead media department

Published: Saturday, June 7, 2014 1:15 a.m. CDT
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Rev. David Guffey

SANTA MONICA, Calif. – The Rev. David Guffey, Congregation of the Holy Cross of St. Monica Catholic Community in Santa Monica, California, formerly of Mount Carroll, has been appointed as the national director of Family Theater Productions in Hollywood, California.

He is responsible for all activities of FTP, part of Holy Cross Family Ministries, which uses mass media for evangelism.

Guffey was born and raised in Mount Carroll and attended Mount Carroll High School. He was ordained in 1991. He is a member of Film Independent, Catholic Academy of Communication Arts Professionals and Catholics in Media Association. He serves on the board of directors of Ave Maria Press and the Religious Life Commission of the Congregation of Holy Cross.

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