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Council of Priests

Assisting the archbishop of Milwaukee in his pastoral governance of the archdiocese.

The purpose of this organization is to assist the archbishop of Milwaukee in his pastoral governance of the archdiocese.

It is concerned with matters pertaining to the presbyterate of the archdiocese as well as the broad range of issues affecting the archdiocese and the Church nationally and internationally. It collaborates with the archbishop's other advisory and consultative groups as he may direct or as is helpful to the council's purpose.

The council is comprised of Deanery Representatives (elected by the priests in their deaneries), other priest members appointed by the archbishop and ex-officio members.

2021-2022 Council of Priests

Archbishop Jerome E. Listecki

Most Reverend James Schuerman, Moderator of the Curia
Most Reverend Jeffrey Haines
Very Reverend Jerome Herda, V.G., Vicar for Clergy and L.E.M.

Dodge / Washington
Reverend Justin Lopina

Fond du Lac / Sheboygan
Reverend Nathaniel Miniatt

Reverend Todd Belardi

Milwaukee NW
Reverend Romanus Nwaru (moderator)

Milwaukee SE
Reverend Timothy Manatt, SJ

Milwaukee SW
Reverend Kevin McManaman

Ozaukee / Milwaukee NE
Reverend Patrick Burns

Reverend Steve Varghese

Reverend Sergio Rodriguez

Waukesha East
Reverend Andrew Linn

Waukesha West
Reverend Nicholas Baumgardner

Very Reverend John Hemsing
Reverend Dennis Ackeret
Reverend Michael Bertram, OFM Cap
Reverend George Gajdos
Reverend Ralph Gross
Reverend Patrick Heppe
Reverend Joseph Hornacek

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