Lionel’s association with the Basilian Fathers began in 1977 when he became a member of the Assumption University Campus Community.

When the University Chapel closed, he attended Mass at various churches in Windsor, before joining Assumption Parish in 2016.

He serves as a Lector and an Extraordinary Minister of the Eucharist at the 9:00am Mass.

Lionel is a professor at the University of Windsor where he teaches in the BFA in Acting program. He and his partner are proud grandparents to Chancellor, who is a very happy and active toddler.