Hosts and Guests

What makes Numinous FM special are the people who share their lives with us and keep the conversation going. These are “our people” and we are blessed to work with them.


Sr. Tracey Matthias Dugas
Director of Pauline Mission Advancement at Daughters of St. Paul | + EPISODES
Contributor: Enkindle: Family Scripture Reflections

Sr. Tracey Matthia Dugas is a Media Nun. She belongs to the Daughters of St. Paul, women who preach the Gospel through all forms of media. Her favorite thing about being consecrated to God is that she's God's "audio-visual"... called to communicate Him and his love and truth to everyone. She earned a Master of Arts in Theological Studies from Notre Dame Seminary in New Orleans, LA. She is currently stationed in Chicago, IL where she serves as Director of Pauline Mission Advancement. This apostolate challenges her to build relationships that help the Sisters grow their mission and become more effective in all their evangelization efforts. Her creative outlet is 'hand lettering. You can follow Sr. Tracey's creative work on Instagram: @Sistah_Tee_Letters


Taylor Schroll
President at Forte Catholic | Website | + EPISODES
Taylor Schroll is the President of Forte Catholic: a non-profit organization answering the call of the new evangelization with talks, worship and digital media. He is a national speaker, worship leader, podcast producer and host of the award winning weekly podcast “Forte Catholic.” His goal is to make Catholicism fun again by sharing the joy of the Gospel. Find out more at


Vanessa DeSilvio
Actor and voice over artist | + EPISODES

Vanessa DeSilvio is a classically trained actor and voice over artist who also speaks fluent Spanish. Her experience ranges from the stage to television, commercials, and radio. Television credits include The Chosen, HBO’s The Leftovers, ABC’s American Crime, and a co-star role in From Dusk Till Dawn TV Series. Vanessa can also be seen in numerous regional and national commercials in both English and Spanish. Her voice over credits include audiobook narrations on as well as commercial radio spots and animation. She is teleprompter proficient. When she is not acting, Vanessa enjoys singing, cooking, traveling, and spending time with her husband and three sons.