Profile - Mike Lattanzi - Maryknoll Lay Missioners
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Mike Lattanzi


Year Joined MKLM:
2022

Country: Tanzania

Town: Musoma

Ministry: Mike is currently preparing for his ministry placement by learning Kiswahili. During 2023 and early 2024, he and his wife, Susan Silveus, served with Maryknoll Lay Missioners in Gros Morne, Haiti. Mike primarily worked at the tree nursery in Grepin. They wrote about their departure from Haiti in “A farewell to Haiti.”

Personal Data: Before joining Maryknoll Lay Missioners, Mike was a teacher, primarily at the university level, including teaching political science at the American University in Cairo and lecturing at universities in Cambodia and Senegal. At American University in Cairo, he also served as the director of the Dialogue Project, which was established to facilitate cross-cultural communication.