Karen Schneider Kirner,

Class of 
Roman Catholic

KAREN SCHNEIDER KIRNER is now in her fourteenth year of working in campus ministry at the University of Notre Dame. She directs various choirs and serves as one of four full-time organists for the Basilica of the Sacred Heart. She just published a new “Mass for our Lady” with colleague Steve Warner for the Roman Catholic Church. When she’s not thinking about sacred music, she enjoys life with husband Scott, nine-year old twins Emma and Clair, and six-year old son Joseph.