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

Elkader—Very Rev. Paul R. Peters, St. Joseph Parish, 330 First Street S.W., PO Box 626, Elkader 52043-0626 Tel. 563-245-2548, Email DBQ074@dbqarch.org

Independence—Very Rev. John R. Kremer, St. John Parish, 307 South Street, PO Box 187, Delhi 52233-0187 Tel. 563-922-2251, Email DBQ074@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—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

New Hampton—Very Rev. Mark Osterhaus, 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

Webster City—Very Rev. Stephen L. Meyer, St. Thomas Aquinas Parish, 1000 Des Moines Street, Webster City 50595 Tel: 515-832-1190, Email DBQ218@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, Kathy Oberreuter, Dave Cushing, Lyndsay Petersen, Rev. Donald J. Czapla, Joe Schmall, Mike Erickson, Mary Smock, Deacon Michael Klappholz, Jill Weber, Leon Kuehner, Jarrett Wend, Executive Officer: Jim Osterberger

Catholic School Board Ex-officio member: Jim Osterberger, Julie Crotty, Sherri Schulte, Laurie Field, Rev. James L. Secora, Jackie Luecht, Pat Stahr, Matt O’Loughlin, Carolyn Wiezorek, Jake Schaeffer, Executive Officer:  Jeff Henderson/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 President:Most Rev. Michael Jackels, Vice-President: Paul Frommelt, Secretary (non-voting): TBD, Treasurer (non-voting): Richard L. Runde, Matthew Brandes, C. Richard Stark, Edward J. Gallager, Jr. Rev. Msgr. Thomas E. Toale

Archdiocese of Dubuque Perpetual Care Fund Corporate Board Most Rev. Michael Jackels, Sr. Maureen McPartland, OP, Sr. Helen Huewe, OSF, Rev. Msgr. Thomas E. Toale, Treasurer (non-voting): Richard L. 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 Commission Chair, Rev. Msgr. Russell M. Bleich; Executive Secretary, Richard L. Runde; Recording Secretary, Jim Betzner; Milt Dakovich, Rev. Msgr. Stanley J. Hayek, James Hynes, Deacon Ray Larsen, Ron Leibold, Peggy Lovrien, Rev. Neil J. Manternach, Jeff Morrow, John J. Negro, James Osterberger, Rev Msgr.Carl Schmitt, Ed Wineinger.

Catholic Charities Board of Directors President, Most Rev. Michael Jackels, Vice President, Rev. Msgr. Thomas E. Toale, Mary Jo Rater, Sr. Margaret Mary Cosgrove, BVM, Nancy Zachar Fett, Richard Schrad, Jeffrey Fitzpatrick, Paul Sigwarth, Tom Johnson, Deacon Tom Sink, James Jackson, Judy Wolf, 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, Julia Neff, Bob Rahe, Bob Budd, Ellie Budd, Cathy Robertson, Mike Dudley, Becky Seymour, Paul Hanson, Pam Washington, Steve Kammeyer, Carolyn Weber, Rev. George W. Karnik, Loras Weber, Debbie Landuyt

Christian Initiation Advisory Committee Penny Ackerman, Rev. Kenneth J. Glaser, Joann Dalhoff, Deacon Joe Schockemoehl, Susan Dazey, Annette Uker, Diane Dietzenbach, Linda Van Etten, Shelby Dolash, Ellen Voegle

Church Design/Renovation Commission Chair: Rev. Neil J. Manternach, Vice-Chair: Pam Johnston, Sr. Ruth Jackson SVM, Rev. Dennis D. Juhl, Executive Secretary: Peggy Lovrien, Rev. John S. Haugen

Diaconal Community Council President, Most Rev. Michael Jackels;
Executive Secretary, Deacon Tom Lang;
Chair: Deacon Jim Patera Waterloo Region
Vice Chair: Deacon Bill Biver Dubuque Region
Secretary: Deacon Tim Post Waterloo Region
Deacon Pedro Garcia,  Ames Region
Deacon Paul Zimmerman,  Cedar Rapids Region
Deacon Rich Wallace, Cedar Rapids Region
Deacon Dave Brinkmoeller, Dubuque Region
Deacon Dennis Popowski,  Mason City Region
Jean Casey, Mason City Region
Deacon Nicholas Francois,  Northeast Region
Deacon Michael Ward, Northeast Region
Deacon Jerry Temeyer,  Appointed by the Archbishop
Rev. James P. Brokman,  Archbishop’s Delegate
Deacon Michael Ward, APC Liason
Deacon Tom Sink, Catholic Charities Board Representative/Social Concerns Committee

Due Process Board Chair: Julie Niemeyer, Rev. Gabriel C. Anderson, Sr. Jean Marie Gordon, BVM, David Heiar, Deacon Steven Strang, Karen Volz, John Waldmeir, Staff (non-voting): Lynn Osterhaus

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

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

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

Investment Committee Chair: Bob Kucharski, Edward Gallagher, Jr., Rev. Msgr. James O. Barta, Greg Greco, Don Flynn, Deacon Paul Peckosh, Rev. Douglas J. Loecke, Paul Frommelt, Richard L. 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., Sr. Susan O’Connor, RSM, M.S.W, M.A., Mark Valliere, M.D., M.M.M.

PAMAD (Pastoral Associates/Ministers of the Archdiocese of Dubuque) President: Karen Bonfig, Vice President: Sr. Connie Howe, RSM, Treasurer: Sr. Annette Kestel, PBVM, Secretary: Jo Meister

Pastoral Council President: Most Rev. Michael Jackels, Chair: Richard Schrad, Vice-Chair: Pat McPherson, Executive Secretary: Dan Rohner, Ex-Officio: Rev. Msgr. Thomas E. Toale, Jane Christiansen, Ivan Saw Soe Myint, Maureen Crahan, Deacon Jim Patera, Patrick Goedken, Dwight Peterson, Sr. Virginia Heldorfer, OSF,  Sharon Rettinger, Sue Keune, Sue Salow, Mike Manternach, Deacon Michael Ward, Tom McDermott, Malinda Welton Pat McPherson, Tim Wolter

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

Personel Advisory Board
Rev. John A. Gossman Age Group I
Rev. Philip E. Thompson Age Group II
Rev. Thomas J. McDermott Age Group III
Rev. Nicholas B. March Age Group IV
Rev. Msgr. Thomas R. Zinkula At Large

Persons with Disabilities Advisory Committee — Ann Fjelstul Deacon Stephen MacDonald, Martha Hanley, Andy Hasley, Ruth Palmer, D.J. Jaeger, Sharon Rettinger, Norma Leibold, Dan Rigel, MacKenzie MacDonald, Jean Trainor

Priests’ Council President: Most Rev. Michael Jackels, Chair: Rev. Dennis W. Miller, Vice Chair:  Rev. Anthony J. Kruse, Secretary: Rev. Rev. Donald A. Hertges
Ex Officio Member: Rev. Msgr. Thomas E. Toale
Deanery Representatives:
Rev. David M. Beckman Cedar Rapids
Rev. Nicholas B. March, Decorah
Rev. Alan J. Dietzenbach, Dubuque
Very Rev. Dwayne J. Thoman, Dubuque
Rev. Donald A. Hertges, Dyersville
Rev. James P. Brokman, Elkader
Rev. Joseph M. Schneider,  Independence
Very Rev. Michael J. Mescher, Marshalltown
Rev. Dennis W. Miller, Mason City
Rev. Msgr. Walter L. Brunkan, New Hampton
Rev. Kenneth C. Stecher, Waterloo
Rev. Anthony J. Kruse, Webster City
Rev. Msgr. James O. Barta,  Appointed by the Archbishop
Rev. James P. Brokman, Appointed by the Archbishop
Rev. Msgr. James L. Miller, Appointed by the Archbishop
Rev. Donald L. Klein, Retired Priests Representative
TBD      Retired Priests Representative
TBD      Religious Priests Representative

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

Review Board for the Protection of Minors Chair: Judge Randal Nigg, Dubuque
Dr. Tom Andregg, Dubuque
John E. Beckman,  Waterloo
Cherie Casey, Dyersville
Pastor Darrel Gerrietts,  Waverly
Geri Konrady, Dyersville
Deacon Michael Klappholz, Cedar Rapids
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 Jackels; Vice-President, Rev. Msgr. Thomas E. Toale, Secretary-Treasurer: Rev. Steven J. Rosonke, Plan Administrator: Richard L. Runde, Recording Secretary: Paula Montag, Directors: 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. Ralph P. Simington, Rev. Thomas J. McDermott, 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: Jeff Henderson, Secretary: Julie Hermann, Kevin Ballard, Vicki Palmer, Judy Rudman, Mike Hulme, Rev. Michael G. Schueller

Stewardship Committee
Pam Satern, Cedar Rapids Deanery
Gerald Busta, Decorah Deanery
Paula Friedman, Dubuque Deanery
Gene Seloover, Dyersville Deanery
Jane Christiansen, Elkader Deanery
Jody Doyle, Independence Deanery
Stephen Mahoney, Marshalltown Deanery
Donna Thill, Mason City Deaner
TBD, New Hampton Deanery
Jill Weber, Waterloo Deanery
Mike O’Brien, Webster City 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 Board Most Rev. Michael Jackels, Rev. Msgr. Thomas E. Toale, Sr. Maureen McPartland, OP, Sr. Carol Hoverman, OSF, Treasurer: Richard L. Runde

Worship Commission Amy Dolan, Rev. Alan Dietzenbach, Rev. Dan Knepper, Ann Nicklaus, Tony Digman, Bob Hauser, Sr. Annette Kestel, Rev Dennis Quint, Susan Schettler, Sr. Connie Howe, Rev. James Miller, Peggy Lovrien

OTHER CATHOLIC ORGANIZATIONS

The Catholic Foundation
Chairman: Paul Sigwarth
Ex Officio: Most Rev. Michael Jackels,
Treasurer (non-voting): Richard L. Runde, Secretary: Anne Cunningham, Deacon Matt Berry, Steve Duggan, Bill McCartan, Barb Potts