The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Atlanta  

Council of Priests

"The Code of Canon Law states that the Council of Priests is to represent the Presbyterium of the diocese and assist the Archbishop to fulfill his role as chief pastor."

Name Representing Term

Rev. Paul Berny

Years of Ordination (35+)

December 31, 2016

Rev. Monsignor Daniel Stack

Chairman - Years of Ordination (21-34)

December 31, 2016

Rev. Richard Tibbetts

Years of Ordination (8-20)

December 31, 2015

Rev. Mark Starr

Years of Ordination (0-7)

December 31, 2015

Rev. Monsignor Hugh Marren

Archdiocesan Pastors

December 31, 2017

Very Rev. Paul Hachey, S.M.

Religious Priests

December 31, 2017

Rev. Jeffery Ott, OP

Religious Priests

December 31, 2017

Rev. Tri John Bosco Nguyen

Parochial Vicars

December 31, 2017

Rev. Nicholas Azar-Secretary

Parochial Vicars

December 31, 2017

Father Paul Hachey, SM

Religious Priests

Elected

Rev. Roberto Herrera

Hispanic Priests

December 31, 2017

Most Reverend Luis Zarama

Aux. Bishop Region I

Duration of Office

Rev. Monsignor Francis Phuong

Vicar for Clergy (Vietnamese Priests)

Duration of Office

Rev. Fausto Marquez

Vicar for Clergy (Hispanic Priests)

Appointed through 12-31-15

Rev. Monsignor Henry Gracz

Vicar for Clergy

Appointed through 12-31-15

Very Reverend Richard Morrow

Vicar for Clergy

Appointed through 12-31-15

Rev. John Murphy

Vicar for Clergy

Appointed through 11-30-16

Rev. Monsignor Albert Jowdy, V.F.

Dean, Northeast Metro

Duration of Office (1-31-18)

Rev. Monsignor W. Joseph Corbett, V.F.

Dean, North Metro

Duration of Office (1-31-18)

Very Rev. Brian Sheridan, M.S., V.F.

Dean, Northwest Metro

Duration of Office (1-31-18)

Very Reverend Charles Byrd, V.F.

Dean, Northwest

Duration of Office (10-31-15)

Rev. Monsignor Jaime Barona, V.F.

Dean, Northeast

Duration of Office (8-31-16)

Very Rev. Rafael Castaño Fernandez, V.F.

Dean, East

Duration of Office (5-1-17)

Very Rev. John Koziol, V.F.

Dean, South

Duration of Office (2-28-17)

Very Rev. Rafael Carballo, V.F.

Dean, Southwest

Duration of Office (8-31-16)

Very Rev. Diosmar Natad, V.F.

Dean, Southeast

Duration of Office (3-12-17)

Very Rev. Victor Galier, V.F.

Vice-Chairman - Dean, Central

Duration of Office (5-1-17)

Father Rafael Carballo

VF - Dean Southwest

Duration of Office

Rev. Monsignor James Schillinger

Director, Ongoing Formation

Duration of Office

Rev. Tim Hepburn

Director of Vocations

Duration of Office

Rev. Henry Atem

Appointed by the Archbishop (Representing African Priests)

Appointed through 2-28-18

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