Bob Dirgo is a professed lay Missionary of Charity and the president/founder of Gennesaret, Inc., an all-volunteer nonprofit corporation that has been feeding, housing and serving the poorest of the poor for the past 30 years. He and his wife, Mary, have been directing Gennesaret together as a couple since they were married at the Vatican and received the blessing of Pope St. John Paul II on May 13, 1997. They have also been graced with two beautiful girls adopted from Mother Teresa’s orphanage in Mumbai. Bob has written for the Register and other Catholic publications and has two published books. He has worked in the aerospace industry for 33 years and is currently the director of continuous improvement at Meggitt Aircraft Braking Systems.