WHITE CROSS BALL 2013

THIS YEARS RECIPIENT OF THE TUITIO FIDEI PRIZE IS JOHNNETTE S. BENKOVIC FOUNDER AND PRESIDENT OF LIVING HIS LIFE ABUNDANLTY (r) INTERNATIONAL INC.

Johnnette S. Benkovic is Founder and President of Living his Life Abundantly(r) International, Inc., a Catholic evangelization apostolate with outreaches in television, radio, print, and internet communications. She is also Founder of Women of Grace(r), a Catholic apostolate for Christian women that features a number of outreaches including conferences, curricula, study groups and more.

After years of being a non-practicing Catholic, Johnnette experienced a deep conversion back to her Catholic faith in 1981 and discerned a call to share the Gospel message through the media. She has been a consistent presence in Catholic radio since 1987 and in Catholic television since 1988.

Johnnette is Executive Producer of “The Abundant Life” (seen internationally on EWTN), a television program that discusses contemporary issues from a Catholic perspective. She is also host of “Women of Grace Live”, a one hour call-in radio talk show that airs live five times a week. She is heard nationally on AM/FM stations and internationally via short wave radio.

In addition, Johnnette is a popular conference speaker, retreat conductor, and seminar presenter, and has been published in major Catholic magazines. She is the author of several books including: “Full of Grace, Women and the Abundant Life” (St. Anthony Messenger Press), “Grace-Filled Moments”(Our Sunday Visitor), “Living Life Abundantly: Stories of People Who Have Encountered God” (St. Anthony Messenger Press), “Experience Grace in Abundance: Strategies for Your Spiritual Life” (Our Sunday Visitor) and The New Age Counterfeit (Queenship).