Father Nevins has been a priest of the archdiocese since 1975. He has served in Hispanic parishes and the seminary system over the course of those 45 years. He served as associate pastor at St. Ann (Leavitt) and as pastor at St. Procopius, St. Francis of Assisi (Roosevelt Rd.) and presently at St. Agnes of Bohemia. He also served on the faculty of Niles College Seminary and as Vice-Chancellor of the University of St. Mary of the Lake and Director of the Archdiocesan Department of Ministry Formation.