Michael Lavigne serves as the Assistant Cabinet Secretary for Evangelization and Discipleship at the Archdiocese of Boston, which includes his work as Director of the Office of Lifelong Faith Formation & Parish Support. Previously he was the Senior Associate to the Episcopal Vicar for the New Evangelization in Boston and prior to that he was the Director of the Office of Lifelong Faith Formation for the Diocese of Portland, Maine.
For the past 23 years he has served in the Catholic Church in a variety of leadership roles for evangelization and faith formation in parish and Catholic school settings. Michael has earned Bachelor of Arts degrees in psychology and communications from Rhode Island College, as well as a Master of Arts degree in theology from Providence College.
Most importantly, Michael is married to Lori and they are the blessed parents of Michael Jr., Mariana, John Paul, Therese, Julia, Chiara, and Celeste. The Lavigne’s reside in North Dighton, MA.