Lawrence “Tex” Very joined the Council in 2007. He was recruited by Don Day for the Development committee in 2004 and joined because of his belief in the work St. Elizabeth was doing in helping young pregnant women in the Maternity Home and the women with children in the Transitional Home. Lawrence Very graduated from Indiana University in 1958. He attended St. John Paul II and has been married to his wife Bunky for 56 years. They have 3 children and 6 grandchildren.