Our strengths are gifts from God
FAITH Catholic is committed to a positive and rewarding work environment in which all team members are fully engaged, and where our team members’ strengths are recognized as God-given abilities that enhance their performance and happiness. Every member of the FAITH team takes the Clifton Strengths Assessment. See our top five strengths following our names and titles.
Elizabeth Martin Solsburg
President and CEO
Input • Learner • Intellection
• Empathy • Positivity
Elizabeth Martin Solsburg was named FAITH Catholic's second President and Chief Executive Officer in January, 2021. She succeeds FAITH's founder, Patrick M. O'Brien. Prior to joining FAITH magazine in the Diocese of Lansing as assistant editor, Elizabeth worked in a parish as its director of religious education. As FAITH grew from publishing one magazine to more than 50, Elizabeth became the editorial director and, in 2014 she was named FAITH Catholic’s first corporate vice president. Elizabeth attended St. John Provincial Seminary in Plymouth, Michigan and is a graduate of the University of Michigan, Roosevelt University in Chicago and Loyola University in New Orleans.
Board of Directors
Most Reverend Earl Boyea, Jr., Bishop of Lansing, Member
Rev. Dwight Ezop, Chair
Rev. Msgr. George Michalek, Vice Chair
Rev. Timothy MacDonald
Lisa Kutas, Ex Officio
George Landolt, Ex Officio
Director of Strategic Communications
Strategic • Relator • Ideation • Belief • Activator
Marybeth joined FAITH Catholic in 2015 to lead the marketing department after a dozen years as a columnist, author, speaker and freelance marketing consultant. Marybeth was a frequent contributor to FAITH magazine and also led the company’s strategic planning process in 2013. Previously, she was a marketing communications specialist in the educational, healthcare and corporate sectors. Marybeth holds a BA in English from Michigan State University.
Director of Production
Empathy • Developer • Achiever • Arranger • Relator
Cynthia joined FAITH Catholic in 2010 after 20 years as a communications and production coordinator at publishing and advertising firms in Grand Rapids and Okemos, Mich. As Director of Production she is responsible for printing and client creative service projects. Cynthia holds a BA in Communications from the University of Michigan.