Rick Miller-Haraway, Director Catholic Charities Raleigh Regional Office

Rick Miller-Haraway

Rick Miller-Haraway serves as the Director of Catholic Charities Raleigh Regional Office, which provides social services and emergency assistance to over 45,000 people per year in Wake County.  Rick has 24+ years of experience in social work and non-profit management.  He believes strongly in the importance of partnerships between the non-profit sector, the business sector and government agencies to address the serious challenges of poverty in our communities.  He has served for 8 years on the Leadership Council for the 10 Year Plan to End Homelessness and the Raleigh Wake Partnership to End and Prevent Homelessness.  He is also an Adjunct Faculty member for the Social Work Departments at NC State University and the University of North Carolina.  He has been in leadership positions on numerous Boards, including the Alliance of AIDS Services NC, the Emergency Food and Shelter Program Board and the Social Services Advisory Committee for Wake County Human Services. He received his Master Degree in Social Work from the University of North Carolina in 1989 and his Bachelor Degree with a double major in Religion and Economics from Duke University in 1975.

Rick will be retiring from Catholic Charities in September 2019!

Kelly Rappl, CPO Director

Kelly Rappl

Kelly Rappl was promoted to role of CPO Program Director in July 2018. Previously she has served on the CPO staff since 2011 where she began her non-profit work as the Program Assistant Director after a career in Finance/Accounting and Project Coordination at Futures/Constella, Progress Energy, and Nortel Networks. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Wesleyan College. Since relocating here from Buffalo NY in 1992 Kelly makes her home in Apex NC. With her dog Brin.

Deanna McCulloch, CPO Assistant Director

Deanna McCulloch

Deanna McCulloch is the Assistant Program Director at CPO. Deanna had been a volunteer at CPO for 2 years before her appointment to Assistant Director. She had been a lead volunteer for most of that time and had also served as an interviewer. Deanna studied sociology at North Carolina State University, and after working in retail and banking, homeschooled her three daughters for 14 years. Deanna lives in Raleigh with her husband and daughters.


Kathy Barnack, Volunteer Coordinator

Kathy Barnack

Kathy serves as the Volunteer Coordinator for Catholic Parish Outreach food pantry.  Before joining CPO, she volunteered as a CPO Parish Liaison and helped coordinate volunteers and donation events at St. Mary Magdalene Catholic Church.  She also worked at Nortel Networks, and subsequently Avaya Inc., for over 20 years as an IT System Analyst and Business Analyst.  Kathy holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration from UNC-Charlotte.  She lives in Cary with her husband, Mike, her children Nikolai and Natalia, and her dog Gracie. 

Myra Bradley, Family Care Coordinator

Myra Bradley

Myra Bradley serves as The Family Care Coordinator with Catholic Charities. She comes to CPO with a wealth of knowledge, education and experience by way of working with various organizations such as Southlight Inc., The Head Start Program, Step Up Ministry, Raleigh Rescue Mission and Wake County Human Services. She served on The Board Of Directors for Wheels 4 Hope for 3 years and started her own Non Profit Organization called Women That Care, Inc., where she serves the community with weekend assistance with toiletries, emergency survival snack bags and backpacks for school. She also hosts an event each year called Keep Raleigh Warm by giving out new blankets and gently used clothing for the winter months along with giving out Thanksgiving baskets and Christmas In The Community. Myra says that she is Living Her Life On Purpose, and she is excited about serving the community with CPO.

When not serving the community, she spends her spare time with her family, 3 children and 9 grandchildren.