Board of Advisors

Mr. Thomas P. Brown

Chairman of the Board

Retired, Partner - Sidley Austin LLP

Most Reverend William P. Callahan, D.D., O.F.M., Conv.

Sending Bishop Member

Bishop of La Crosse, WI

Mr. James L. Claus

Lay Board Member

Executive Vice President - Tishman Hotel Corp.

Mr. Patrick J. Coleman

Lay Board Member

President and CEO - Coleman Group Consulting

Most Reverend R. Daniel Conlon, D.D., J.C.D., Ph.D.

Sending Bishop Member

Bishop of Joliet, IL

His Eminence Cardinal Blase J. Cupich, D.D., S.T.D.


Archbishop of Chicago

Mr. Brendan Deely

Lay Board Member

Ms. Hillary A. Ebach

Lay Board Member

Mr. Owen G. Glennon

Lay Board Member

Attorney at Law and Director of Honors Math Program - Marist High School

Mr. Joseph M. Guinan, Jr.

Lay Board Member

Chairman and CEO - Advantage Futures LLC

Mr. Richard J. Guzior

Lay Board Member

Chairman - Richard’s Building Supply Co.

Very Reverend Ronald A. Hicks, D. Min.

Ex Officio Board Member

Vicar General, Archdiocese of Chicago

Most Reverend Donald J. Hying, D.D.

Sending Bishop Member

Bishop of Gary, IN

Very Reverend John Kartje, S.T.D., Ph.D.


Most Reverend Gerald F. Kicanas, D.D., Ph.D.

Sending Bishop Member, Former Rector

Bishop of Tucson, AZ

Mr. Thomas R. Kiley

Lay Board Member

Chief Executive Officer - Great Lakes Advisors

Mrs. Julie Jansen Kraemer

Lay Board Member

Most Reverend Jerome E. Listecki, D.D., J.C.D.

Bishop Board Member

Archbishop of Milwaukee, WI

Ms. Maura Ann McBreen

Lay Board Member

Partner - Baker & McKenzie, LLP

Most Reverend Joseph F. Naumann, D.D.

Sending Archbishop Member

Archbishop of Kansas City, KS

Reverend Donald J. Nevins

Priest Board Member

Pastor - St. Agnes of Bohemia Parish

Mr. Brad S. O’Halloran

Executive Director - Investor Relations

Managing Principal - Brennan Investment Group

Most Reverend Thomas John Paprocki, D.D., J.D., J.C.D.

Sending Bishop Member

Bishop of Springfield, IL

Ms. Tonise Paul

Lay Board Member

President and CEO - Energy BBDO

Mrs. Mary L. Paluch Rafferty

Lay Board Member

Owner / Publisher - J.S. Paluch Company, Inc. World Library Publications

Most Reverend George J. Rassas, D.D.

Ex Officio Board Member

Auxilary Bishop of Chicago

Most Reverend David L. Ricken, D.D., J.C.L.

Sending Bishop Member

Bishop of Green Bay, WI

Very Reverend Peter Snieg, M.Div., S.T.L.

Ex Officio Board Member

Rector - St. Joseph College Seminary

Most Reverend Joseph J. Tyson, D.D.

Sending Bishop Member

Bishop of Yakima, WA

Most Reverend David J. Walkowiak, J.C.D.

Sending Bishop Member

Bishop of Grand Rapids, MI

Reverend John (Jack) J. Wall

Priest Board Member

President - Catholic Extension

Mr. Ernest P. Waud III

Lay Board Member