Offices & Staff

Address: 8421 – 101 Avenue NW, Edmonton, AB T6A 0L1
Phone: 780-469-1010 | Toll free: 1-844-469-1010 | Fax: 780-465-3003
Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday                         
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Office of the Archbishop

Most Rev. Richard W. Smith, Archbishop of Edmonton 780-469-1010 Ext. 2438
Rev. Jim Corrigan, Vicar General Ext. 2155
Julien Hammond, Principal Secretary, Senior Lead Ext. 2133
Lucy Kaakyo, Volunteer Services & Safe Environments Ext. 2134
Suzanne Brohier, Executive Assistant to the Archbishop Ext. 2438
Danielle White, Administrative Assistant – Vicar General Ext. 2170

Administrative Support Pool

Sophie Chlebek, Administrative Assistant 780-469-1010 Ext. 2135
Jennifer Dela Cruz, Administrative Assistant Ext. 2138
Mona Dolan, Administrative Assistant Ext. 2151
J. Patrick, Administrative Assistant Ext. 2165
Danielle White, Administrative Assistant Ext. 2170

Mission Leadership

Rev. Paul Kavanagh, Vicar for Clergy, Senior Lead 780-469-1010 Ext. 2153
Rev. Paul Kavanagh, Clergy Formation Lead Ext. 2317
Rev. Adaikala Raja John SDB, Parish Formation Lead Ext. 2156
Rev. Kris Schmidt, Vocations Lead Ext. 2154
Dcn. Gem Mella, Diaconal Formation Lead Ext. 2152
Rev. Paul Kavanagh, Divine Worship Lead Ext. 2153
Rev. Marc Cramer – Youth Camp Lead 780-456-5399
Sophie Chlebek, Administrative Assistant Ext. 2135
Mona Dolan, Admin. Assistant – Clergy Formation & Vocations Ext. 2151
Danielle White, Administrative Assistant – Vicar for Clergy Ext. 2170

Tribunal and Canonical Affairs

Rev. Philip Creurer, Judicial Vicar 780-469-1010 Ext. 2158
John Vizza, Collegial Judge, Auditor Ext. 2173
Dcn. Francis Lau, Vice-Chancellor, Auditor Ext. 2171
Danielle White, Eccl. Notary, Administrative Assistant Ext. 2170
Tribunal Phone Number – Direct Line 780-469-4446
Tribunal Fax 780-465-2880

Chancellor

Rev. Adam Lech, Chancellor  Cell: 780 984-9768 780-469-1010 Ext. 2123
Lea de la Paz , Archives Lead Ext. 2142
Emma Sander , Archives Technician Ext. 2143
Danielle White, Administrative Assistant – Chancery Ext. 2170
Mona Dolan, Administrative Assistant – Archives Ext. 2151

Mission Advancement

Marion Haggarty-France, Senior Lead Cell: 780-914-6228 780-469-1010 Ext. 2456

Communications

Andrew Ehrkamp, Communications Lead 780-469-1010 Ext. 2441
Jenny Connelly, Communications Coordinator Ext. 2162
Matthew Bodnarek, Communications Coordinator Ext. 2163
Alan Schietzsch, Webmaster Ext. 2161
J. Patrick, Administrative Assistant Ext. 2165

Donor Engagement

Maria Baca, Donor Engagement Coordinator Ext. 2137
Jennifer Dela Cruz, Administrative Assistant Ext. 2138
Alana LaPerle, Contract Advisor Ext. 2157

Mission Engagement

Dr. Eugenia Pagnotta-Kowalczyk, Mission Engagement Lead (includes Synod) 780-469-1010 Ext. 2127
Carmel David, Mission Engagement Initiatives Coordinator Ext. 2159

Mission Services

Dcn. Wayne Provençal, Senior Lead Cell: 780-916-7050 780-469-1010 Ext. 2437

Finances & Payroll

Lorna Gawlinski, Finance Lead 780-469-1010 Ext. 2440
Teresa Daw, Finance Assistant – Payroll Ext. 2446
Marian Fougere, Finance Assistant Ext. 2125
Renee Kuang, Finance Assistant Ext. 2126
Aurea Lanon, Finance Assistant Ext. 2124

Human Resources

Patrick Snoek, Human Resources Lead 780-469-1010 Ext. 2150

I.T. (Information Technology)

Joel Smith, I.T. Lead   Cell: 780-719-8033/780-809-2404 780-469-1010 Ext. 2404
Armando ‘Buddy’ Lirag, I.T. Coordinator Cell: 780-700-2274/780-809-2402 Ext. 2402
I.T. Help Desk helpdesk.caedm.ca

Facilities

Andrew Papenbrock, Facilities Lead  Cell: 780 719-5328 780-469-1010 Ext. 2147
Ciro Vergara, Maintenance  Cell:  780-819-2993 Ext. 2148
George Dela Cruz, Maintenance  Cell: 780-721-9153 Ext. 2148
Barbara Backwick, Senior Housekeeper Direct:  780-392-2458 Ext. 2458
Ana Fuentes, Housekeeper Ext. 2458
Fofo Zaina Ntambwe, Housekeeper Ext. 2458
Vicenta Malana, Housekeeper Ext. 2458

Vicar General: Rev. Jim Corrigan
Assists in the governance of the Archdiocese and acts for the Archbishop in his absence.

Judicial Vicar: Rev. Philip Creurer, J.V.
Acts in the name of the Archbishop and directs the Interdiocesan Tribunal, which assists those requesting a study of a marriage for a possible declaration of nullity. The Tribunal serves the dioceses of Edmonton, St. Paul, Grouard-McLennan and Mackenzie-Fort Smith.

Adjunct Judical Vicar: Rev. Dean Dowle

Episcopal Vicar for Clergy: Rev. Paul Kavanagh
In addition, he retains his role as Mission Leadership Senior Lead.

Chair of the Policy Development and Review Committee: Dcn. Francis Lau

Ecclesiastical Assistant to Catholic Social Services: Rev. Patrick Baska
In this role, he will represent the Archbishop to the Board of Directors.


Confidential Abuse Reporting: 1-877-770-6777


Edmonton Catholic Cemeteries

Including:

  • Holy Cross Mausoleum & Cemetery
  • Our Lady of Peace Columbarium & Cemetery
  • St. Albert Cemetery
  • St. Anthony Cemetery
  • St. Joachim Cemetery

Family Services Office
14611 Mark Messier Trail NW, Edmonton, AB  T6V 1H4
780-447-2921 | Fax 780-447-7275

Roxanne Burton, Cemeteries Lead
Igor Raposo, Family Advisor
Millie Schietzsch, Family Advisor
Marilou Juckes, Family Advisor
Jill Downing, Family Advisor