Officials, Boards, Commissions & Councils

ARCHDIOCESAN OFFICIALS

Archbishop of Dubuque — Most Rev. Michael Jackels, S.T.D.,

Vicar General — Rev. Msgr. Thomas E. Toale, Ph.D., Email DBQCVGD@dbqarch.org

Judicial Vicar — Rev. Scott E. Bullock, J.C.L., Email DBQCJV@dbqarch.org

Vicar For Hispanic Ministry — Rev. Msgr. James L. Miller, Email DBQCHM@dbqarch.org Church of the Nativity Parish, 1225 Alta Vista Street, Dubuque 52001; 563-582-1839

Chancellor — Sr. Maureen McPartland, O.P., J.C.L., Email DBQCCO@dbqarch.org

Moderator Of The Curia — Rev. Msgr. Thomas E. Toale, Ph.D., Email DBQCVGD@dbqarch.org

Director of the Archdiocesan Pastoral Center — Lynn Osterhaus, Email DBQCHR@dbqarch.org

Finance Officer — Richard L. Runde, C.P.A., Email DBQCFO@dbqarch.org

ARCHBISHOP’S CABINET

Sr. Lynn Fangman, PBVM Lynn Osterhaus
Sr. Maureen McPartland, O.P. Dan Rohner
Tracy Morrison
Jim Osterberger
Richard Runde
Rev Msgr. Thomas E. Toale

ARCHDIOCESAN CONSULTORS

Rev. Msgr. James O. Barta Rev. Msgr. Ralph P. Simington
Rev. Msgr. Russell M. Bleich Rev. Philip E. Thompson
Rev. Msgr. Walter L. Brunkan Rev. Msgr. Thomas E. Toale
Very Rev. Richard G. Gaul Rev. Msgr. Lyle L. Wilgenbusch

VICARS FORANE (DEANS)

Cedar Rapids—Very Rev. Mark A. Ressler, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish, 1350 Lyndhurst Drive, Hiawatha 52233 Tel: 319-393-3778, Email DBQ103@dbqarch.org

Decorah—Very Rev. Phillip G. Gibbs, St. Benedict Parish, 307 West Main Street, Decorah 52101 Tel: 563-382-9631, Email DBQ049@dbqarch.org

Dubuque—Very Rev. Dwayne J. Thoman, Holy Spirit Parish, 2215 Windsor Avenue, Dubuque 52001 Tel. 563-583-1709, Email DBQ059@dbqarch.org

Dyersville—Very Rev. Dennis J. Quint, Basilica of St. Francis Xavier, 104 Third Street, S.W., Dyersville 52040 Tel: 563-875-7325, Email DBQ067@dbqarch.org

 

Marshalltown—Very Rev. Michael J. Mescher,  St. Patrick Parish, 900 Park Street, Tama  52339, Tel. 641-484-3039, Email DBQ197@dbqarch.org

Mason City— Co-Dean:Very Rev. Kenneth B. Gehling, Mercy Medical Center – North Iowa, 1000 4th Street S.W., Mason City 50401 Tel. 641-424-7000; Email DBQHC3@dbqarch.org

Co-Dean: Very Rev. Stephen L. Meyer, St. Thomas Aquinas Parish, 1000 Des Moines Street, Webster City 50595  Tel. 515-832-1190)DBQ218@dbqarch.org

New Hampton—Very Rev. Brian M. Dellaert, Holy Family Parish, 313 West Court Street, New Hampton, 50659 Tel: 641-394-2105; Email DBQ141@dbqarch.org

Waterloo—Very Rev. Dennis J. Colter, St. Patrick Parish, 705 Main Street, Cedar Falls  50613, Tel. 319-266-3523, Email DBQ025@dbqarch.org

ARCHDIOCESAN BOARDS, COMMISSIONS, COUNCILS

American Martyrs Retreat House Advisory Board Chair, Deacon Greg Lievens,  Tom Hoag, Dale Roethler, Jackie Hoggins, Deacon Al Weber, Director, Luke Jenson, Rev. Msgr. Lyle L. Wilgenbusch, Julie Paladino

Faith Formation Commission Ex-officio member: Most Rev. Michael Jackels;
Theresa Breitbach, Deacon Jim Patera, Nicole Casey. Lyndsay Petersen, Mary Chizek, Becky Picard, Rev. Donald J. Czapla, Mary Smock, Mike Erickson, Jarrett Wendt, Martha Hanley, Tyler Wheeler, Executive Officer: Jim Osterberger

Catholic School Board Ex-officio member: Jim Osterberger
Matthew Chizek, Rev. James L. Secora, Laurie Field, Patrick Stahr, Leo Monaghan, Michelle Tressel. Matt O’Loughlin, Ellen Voegele, Jake Schaeffer, Carolyn Wiezorek, Sherri Schulte, Executive Officer:Kim Hermsen

The Archdiocese of Dubuque Corporate Board Most Rev. Michael Jackels, Sr. Dolores Marie McHugh, BVM, Sr. Maureen McPartland, OP, Mark Molo, Rev. Msgr. Thomas E. Toale, Treasurer (non-voting): Richard L. Runde, Recording Secretary: Sarah Otting

Archdioces of Dubuque Deposit and Loan Fund Board Most Rev. Michael Jackels, Mark Molo, Sr. Dolores Marie McHugh, BVM, Sr. Maureen McPartland, OP, Rev. Msgr. Thomas E. Toale, Treasurer (non-voting): Richard L. Runde, Recording Secretary: Sarah Otting

Archdiocese of Dubuque Education Fund Corporate Board Most Rev. Michael O. Jackels, Richard Runde, Sr. Dolores Marie McHugh, BVM , Rev. Msgr. Thomas E. Toale, Sr. Maureen McPartland, OP, Mark Molo, Recording Secretary: Sarah Otting

Archdiocese of Dubuque Perpetual Care Fund Corporate Board Most Rev. Michael O. Jackels, Deacon John Stierman, Sr. Helen Huewe, OSF, Rev. Msgr. Thomas E. Toale, Sr. Maureen McPartland, OP, Treasurer (non-voting): Richard Runde, Recording Secretary: Sarah Otting

Archdiocese of Dubuque Seminarian Education Fund Corporate Board Most Rev. Michael Jackels, Mark Molo, Sr. Dolores Marie McHugh, BVM, Rev. Msgr. Thomas E. Toale, Sr. Maureen McPartland, OP, Treasurer (non-voting): Richard L. Runde, Recording Secretary: Sarah Otting

Audit Committee Chair: Denise Dolan, Sr. Margaret Cosgrove, BVM, Ken TeKippe, Staff (non-voting): Richard L. Runde

Building CommissionChair: Rev. Msgr. Russell M. Bleich, Executive Secretary: Richard Runde, Rev. Neil J. Manternach, Recording Secretary: Jim Betzner, Jeff Morrow, Milt Dakovich, John J. Negro, Deacon Ray Larsen, Jim Osterberger, Ron Leibold, Rev. Msgr. Carl L. Schmitt, Peggy Lovrien, Ed Wineinger

Catholic Charities Board of Directors President: Most Rev. Michael O. Jackels, Vice President: Rev. Msgr. Thomas E. Toale, Deacon Bill Biver, Sr. Susan O’Connor, RSM, Sr. Margaret Mary Cosgrove, BVM, Ruth Palmer, Nancy Zachar Fett, Paul Sigwarth, James Jackson, Judy Wolf, Tom Johnson, Staff (non-voting): Tracy Morrison

Catholic Charities Foundation — (a.k.a. Saint Mary’s Home Board of Directors)
President: Most Rev. Michael Jackels, Vice-President: Rev. Msgr. Thomas E. Toale, Greg Burbach, Sr. Margaret Mary Cosgrove, BVM, Nicholas Schrup III, Michael Coyle, Judy Wolf, Staff (non-voting): Tracy Morrison

CEW Advisory Committee –Barbara Brumm, Debbie Landuyt, Bob Budd, John Martin, Ellie Budd, Kathy Martin, Sara Doruska, Julia Neff, Mike Dudley, Cathy Robertson, Sr. Carol Freking, OSF, Becky Seymour, Rev. George W. Karnik

Christian Initiation Advisory Committee Rev. Noah J. Diehm, Matthew Selby, Shelby Dolash, Kate Tyler, Rev. Jeffrey A. Dole, Annette Uker, Rev. Kenneth J. Glaser, Linda Van Etten, Peggy Lovrien, Ellen Voegle, Joanne Pohland

Church Design/Renovation Commission Chair: Rev. Neil J. Manternach, Executive Secretary: Peggy Lovrien, Rev. John S. Haugen, Rev. Dennis D. Juhl, Pam Johnston, Rae Reilly

Diaconal Community Council President, Most Rev. Michael Jackels;

Executive Secretary: Deacon Tom Lang

Chair: Deacon Bill Biver ……………………………………………………………….. Dubuque Region

Vice Chair: TBD

Secretary: Deacon Tim Post …………………………………………………………. Waterloo Region

Treasurer: Deacon Jeff Harris …………………………………………………………… Ames Region

Deacon Tom Renze …………………………………………………………………………. Ames Region

Deacon Paul Zimmerman ……………………………………………………….. Cedar Rapids Region

Deacon John Winkel ………………………………………………………………. Cedar Rapids Region

Deacon Dave Brinkmoeller ……………………………………………………………. Dubuque Region

Deacon Dennis Popowski …………………………………………………………… Mason City Region

Kris Ward …………………………………………………………………………………. Mason City Region

Deacon Nicholas Francois ……………………………………………………………. Northeast Region

Deacon Jeff Molitor ……………………………………………………………………… Northeast Region

Deacon Phil Paladino …………………………………………………………………… Waterloo Region

Deacon Mark Sandersfeld ……………………………………………… Appointed by the Archbishop

Rev. James P. Brokman …………………………………………………………. Archbishop’s Delegate

Deacon Michael Ward ………………………………………………………………………… APC Liaison

Deacon Bill Biver ………… Catholic Charities Board Representative/Social Concerns Committee

 

Due Process Board Chair: TBD, Rev. Gabriel C. Anderson, David Heiar, Chris Corken, Julie Niemeyer, Sr. Jean Marie Gordon, BVM, Brendan Quann, Staff (non-voting): Lynn Osterhaus

Family Life and Marriage Advisory Committee Deacon Gary Aitchison, Dan Hurt, Kay Aitchison, Linda Manternach, Karen Bonfig, Katie Pfiffner, Jennifer Clancy, Rev. Phillip E. Schmitt, Mike Erikson

Finance Council -Chair: Most Rev. Michael O. Jackels, Executive Secretary: Richard Runde, Recording Secretary: Kathy Wuertzer, Donald J. Bergan, Robert Kucharski, Deacon Matthew F. Berry, Jason McDermott, Sr. Margaret Cosgrove, BVM, Karen Sturm, Thomas W. Hanley, Rev. Msgr. Thomas E. Toale, Rev. Joseph L. Hauer, Steve Weiss

Human Resources Advisory Committee Chair, Lynn Osterhaus; Sr. Jean Gordon, BVM; Kathy Krusie, Julie Neimeyer

Investment Committee Chair: Robert Kucharski, John Bailey, Don Flynn, Greg Greco, Rev. Douglas J. Loecke, Deacon Paul Peckosh, Richard Runde

Medical-Moral Commission Chair: Janine Marie Idziak, Ph.D., Rev. William M. Joensen, Ph.D., Rev. Stephen A. Lundgren, M.A., M.Div., Janice Loecke, L.P.N., B.S., Eileen McSperrin, B.S.N., Sr. Susan O’Connor, RSM, M.S.W, M.A., Mark Valliere, M.D., M.M.M., Rev. Msgr. Thomas R. Zinkula, J.D., J.C.L.

PAMAD (Pastoral Associates/Ministers of the Archdiocese of Dubuque) President: Karen Bonfig, Vice President: Sr. Connie Howe, RSM, Treasurer: Toni Pint-Burke, Secretary: Karen Newman

Pastoral Council President: Most Rev. Michael O. Jackels, Chair: Patrick Goedken, Vice-Chair: Sue Salow, Secretary: Sue Keune, Executive Secretary: Dan Rohner, Ex-Officio: Rev. Msgr. Thomas E. Toale. Bob Buschette, Deacon Jim Patera, Maureen Crahan, Judy Ramsey, Kathy Fredericks, Jim Reicks, Sr. Virginia Heldorfer, OSF, Sharon Rettinger, Brad Kneeland, Deacon Michael Ward, Ivan Saw Soe Myint, Malinda Welton

Permanent Diaconate Formation Board Chair: Deacon Tom Lang, Rev. Jerry F. Kopacek, Deacon Alan Christy, Deacon Raymond Larsen, June Francois, Rev. David H. O’Connor, Deacon Gerald Jorgensen, Deacon Tom Renze, Joann Koopmann

Personel Advisory Board
Rev. John A. Gossman Age Group I
Rev. Steven J. Rosonke Age Group II
Rev. Steven M. Garner Age Group III
Rev. Nicholas B. March Age Group IV
Rev. Msgr. Thomas R. Zinkula At Large

Persons with Disabilities Advisory Committee —Martha Hanley,Deacon Stephen MacDonald, Andy Hasley, Sara Reams, D.J. Jaeger, Sharon Rettinger, Norma Leibold, Deacon Dan Rigel, MacKenzie MacDonald

Priests’ Council

President: Most Rev. Michael O. Jackels

Chair: Rev. Anthony J. Kruse

Vice Chair: Rev. G. Robert Gross

Secretary: Rev. Alan J. Dietzenbach

Ex-Officio: Rev. Msgr. Thomas E. Toale

Deanery Representatives:

Rev. Philip E. Thompson ……………………………………………………………… Cedar Rapids

Rev. G. Robert Gross ………………………………………………………………………… Decorah

Rev. Alan J. Dietzenbach …………………………………………………………………… Dubuque

Very Rev. Dwayne J. Thoman …………………………………………………………….. Dubuque

Rev. Noah J. Diehm …………………………………………………………………………. Dyersville

Very Rev. Michael J. Mescher ……………………………………………………….. Marshalltown

Rev. Anthony J. Kruse …………………………………………………………………….. Mason City

Rev. Msgr. Walter L. Brunkan ………………………………………………………. New Hampton

Rev. Kenneth C. Stecher ……………………………………………………………………. Waterloo

Rev. James P. Brokman ………………………………………………… Appointed by the Archbishop

Rev. Msgr. James L. Miller …………………………………………….. Appointed by the Archbishop

Rev. Msgr. Carl L. Schmitt ……………………………………………. Retired Priests Representative

Rev. Msgr. Daniel J. Knepper ……………………………………….. Retired Priests Representative

Rev. Paul Chen, SVD ………………………………………………. Religious Priests Representative

Priestly Life and Ministry Committee (Standing Committee of the Priests’ Council)Rev. Rodney M. Allers, Rev. Kenneth J. Glaser, Rev. Greg E. Bahl, Rev. Msgr. Lyle L. Wilgenbusch, Rev. Steven M. Garner

Review Board for the Protection of Minors

Chair: Randal Nigg ……………………………………………………………………………….. Dubuque

Dr. Tom Anderegg ………………………………………………………………………………….. Dubuque

John E. Beckman …………………………………………………………………………………… Waterloo

Pastor Stephen Brackett ………………………………………………………………………….. Waverly

Deacon Michael Klappholz ………………………………………………………………… Cedar Rapids

Geri Konrardy ………………………………………………………………………………………. Dyersville

Rev. Michael G. Schueller ……………………………………………………………………….. Epworth

Deacon Gerald T. Jorgensen ……………………….. Promoter of Justice regarding Penal Matters

Saint Raphael Priest Fund Society Board of Directors/Priest Pension Plan Board of Trustees

President: Most Rev. Michael O. Jackels

Vice-President: Rev. Msgr. Thomas E. Toale

Secretary-Treasurer: Rev. Steven J. Rosonke

Plan Administrator: Richard Runde

Recording Secretary: Kathy Wuertzer

Directors:

Rev. Richard J. Ament Rev. Thomas J. McDermott

Rev. Donald V. Bakewell Very Rev. Michael J. Mescher

Rev. Msgr. Walter L. Brunkan Rev. Mark J. Reasoner

Rev. Dennis J. Colter Rev. Steven J. Rosonke

Rev. Douglas J. Loecke Rev. Msgr. Carl L. Schmitt

Rev. Msgr. John R. McClean Rev. Msgr. Thomas R. Zinkula

Seminary Admissions and Advisory Board Chair: Rev. David A. Schatz, Rev. Thomas J. McDermott, Mary Jo Pfeifer-Wulf, Rev. Neil J. Manternach, Rev. Dustin L. Vu

School Tuition Organization (STO) Board of Directors President: Jim Osterberger, Vice-President: Kim Hermsen, Secretary (non-voting): Jeff Henderson, Kevin Ballard, Katie Fahey, Mike Hulme, Lynn Ptacek, Rev. Michael G. Schueller, Lori Thielen

Stewardship Committee

Pam Satern …………………………………………………………………………. Cedar Rapids Deanery

Gerald Busta ………………………………………………………………………………. Decorah Deanery

Jane Christiansen ……………………………………………………………………….. Decorah Deanery

Paula Friedman …………………………………………………………………………. Dubuque Deanery

Gene Seloover ………………………………………………………………………….. Dyersville Deanery

Stephen Mahoney …………………………………………………………………. Marshalltown Deanery

Jean Casey …………………………………………………………………………….. Mason City Deanery

Carolyn Nelson ……………………………………………………………………. New Hampton Deanery

Toni Pint-Burke ………………………………………………………………………….. Waterloo Deanery

Nancy Rae Miller ……………………………………………………………….. At Large Representative

Rev. Msgr. Lyle L. Wilgenbusch ………………………………………………………………….. Pastor

Sr. Lynn Fangman, PBVM ……………………………………………………………………………. Staff

The Witness Advisory Committee Chair: Sr. Carol Hoverman, OSF, Lori Bahl, Paula Montag, Sr. Mira Mosle, BVM, Marilyn Gorun, Dale Kueter, Deacon Sean Smith

The Witness Corporate BoardMost Rev. Michael O. Jackels, Rev. Msgr. Thomas E. Toale, Sr. Maureen McPartland, OP, John Robbins, Treasurer (non-voting): Richard Runde, Recording Secretary: Sarah Otting

Worship Commission Rev. Alan J. Dietzenbach, Mollie Muntefering, Amy Dolan, Anastasia Nicklaus, Bob Hauser, Very Rev. Dennis J. Quint, Sr. Connie Howe, RSM, Marcia Reilly, Rev. Msgr. Daniel J. Knepper, Deacon Robert Stirm, Peggy Lovrien, Sr. Shari Sutherland, RSM, Rev. Msgr. James L. Miller

OTHER CATHOLIC ORGANIZATIONS

The Catholic Foundation

Chairman: Paul Sigwarth
Ex-Officio: Most Rev. Michael O. Jackels
Treasurer (non-voting): Richard Runde, Secretary: Anne Cunningham. Deacon Matthew Berry, Michele Brock. Steve Duggan, Ken Keune, Richard Nelson, Barb Potts