Project Description

Bio

Molly C. Sheahan is the Associate Director for Respect Life Advocacy for the Maryland Catholic Conference and holds a Master of Theological Studies (M.T.S.) from the Pontifical John Paul II Institute for Studies in Marriage and Family.

A California native, Molly is a passionate advocate for the dignity of the human person and her work includes legislative and grassroots advocacy on pro-life policy, bioethics, human rights, women’s issues, disability rights and inclusion, and opposition to assisted suicide and the death penalty.

Molly previously worked for the Archdiocese of Los Angeles overseeing a portfolio of all pro-life and social justice issues and interned on Capitol Hill in both the U.S. Senate and for the Congressional Coalition for Adoption Institute. She also holds an A.A. in Spanish Language Studies and received her B.A. in Communication Arts from Franciscan University of Steubenville.

In her spare time, Molly loves adventures, classic literature, strong coffee, and volunteering with kids. She is also the founder of We Are Prolife Women, a new media movement highlighting the stories of underrepresented pro-life women from minority backgrounds.

Education

  • Holds a Master of Theological Studies (M.T.S.) from the Pontifical John Paul II Institute for Studies in Marriage and Family

  • Holds an A.A. in Spanish Language Studies and received her B.A. in Communication Arts from Franciscan University of Steubenville