As a lifetime resident of the Archdiocese of Milwaukee, Deacon Michael Chmielewski has been involved in multiple educational, parish, and service related activities. He is married with 4 adult children and 8 grandchildren. Deacon Mike was ordained a Permanent Deacon in 2009 and has served the faith community at Holy Apostles, New Berlin. In the secular world, Deacon Mike was a therapist/mental health professional employed at the Carmelite Home for Boys in Wauwatosa for 42 years. He resigned from Carmelite in December 2015 to accept the Deacon Services position here at the Archdiocese of Milwaukee. He is honored and humbled to serve our archbishop and to care for the Permanent Deacon family here in Milwaukee.