Born in Varese, Italy, Sr. Celestina joined the religious Community of the Apostles of the Interior Life in 1997. She studied at the Pontifical University of St. John in Lateran in Rome, earning a BA in Philosophy and one in Sacred Theology. Between 1997 and 2006 she ministered in Rome, and for one year at the Catholic Center of the University of Illinois, in Champaign Urbana, IL (2000-2001). In Rome she was also head of the house of formation for two years. She moved back to the United States in 2006, and she ministered for two years at the Catholic Center of the University of Wisconsin in Madison. On August 16th2008 she arrived in Aggieland. She has been ministering at St. Mary’s Catholic Center since then offering spiritual direction, evangelization, Catholic formation.