Meet The Vocation Team

Brother David Henley, Director

Brother David Henley a native of Columbus, Ohio, assumed the position of vocation director on June 1, 2010 and is living in Cincinnati. He has been a Glenmary missioner for over seven years. “Glenmary has been such a good fit for me,” says Brother David, “I can’t imagine doing anything else.” He hopes, as vocation director, to share the joy he has found in religious life with others. “It’s exciting to be able to invite men to join what I feel is a great community with a tremndous mission and ministry!”

Wilmar Zabala, Vocation Counselor

Wilmar Zabala joined the team as vocation counselor on May 11, 2015. Born and raised in the Philippines, Wilmar moved to Seattle, Wash., as a teenager. He brings previous experience in both vocation ministry and campus ministry to his new role with Glenmary. “I feel great joy when I journey with men in their discernment,” he says. “Most importantly, I’m excited about sharing with them the unique and important ministry of Glenmary to people living in the poorest rural areas of the United States.”

Barbara Hasbach, Administrative Assistant

Barbara Hasbach, a native of San Luis Potosi, Mexico, came to work for Glenmary in December of 2016 for the opportunity to “get closer to the church.” Barbara has worked as a college professor in the past. She is bilingual, speaking English and Spanish. Barbara will assist Glenmary’s vocations department in clerical duties, as well as in the editing and publication of Spanish-language materials. She will also assist the communications office.