Jeff Koss has joined the team at the National Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help as operations manager, while Ashley Saxe is the new pilgrimage planner at the Champion Shrine. Koss comes to the shrine with more than 25 years of operational management experience with his family’s manufacturing business. He also co-founded a retail gift shop in Green Bay with his wife, Jennifer, in 2012. Koss has been active at the Champion Shrine for many years, serving in a number of volunteer roles. In addition, Koss has been a volunteer religious education teacher for several parishes in the Diocese of Green Bay and has served as president of the parish council and school board at St. Mary Parish in Luxemburg. He is currently a member of Prince of Peace Catholic Community in Bellevue, where he serves on various committees.
Saxe has been a lifelong visitor to the Shrine and, in 2009, produced and directed a feature-length documentary about the history of the Champion Shrine. The Green Bay native currently lives in Little Suamico with her husband, Patrick, and son, Noah. For more information visit ShrineOfOurLadyofGoodHelp.com.