Fr. Bob is a native of Connecticut. He completed his B.A. and M.Div. at Our Lady of Angels Seminary in Albany, New York. In 1983, he received his Ph.D. in Religious Studies from the University of Louvain in Belgium. Following his ordination in 1973, Fr. Bob served as Assistant Pastor for Saint Ann Church in New Britain, Connecticut. He was the Director of Pastoral Formation at the American College in Louvain, Belgium from 1978 to 1983, and then spent ten years as Co-Pastor for Saint Barnabas Church in North Haven. He became Chaplain at Saint Thomas More in 1994.
Katie is a native of Connecticut. She holds a B.A. in Religious Studies from University of Saint Joseph in West Hartford, Connecticut and an M.A. in Pastoral Ministries from Saint Thomas University in Miami, Florida. She came to Saint Thomas More from Iona College in New Rochelle, New York where she was a Campus Minister and coordinated an immersion program which sent students all over the world to serve during their breaks. Katie’s goal is to involve students in service as well as to find creative ways to engage folks in conversations on issues of faith and spirituality. She joined the Saint Thomas More pastoral team in 2004.
Sr. Jenn, a native of Washington State, is a Dominican Sisters of Blauvelt, NY. She holds a Bachelors in Music Education and a Masters in Pastoral Ministry from the University of Portland, Oregon. Before joining the team, she served in campus ministry at Ohio Dominican University where her emphasis was on liturgical music, retreats and developing alternative break programs. Her focus is to engage students in shared leadership and spiritual development. She joined the Saint Thomas More pastoral team in 2013.
Fr. Karl is a native of New York City. He holds a B.S. in Economics from Iona College in New Rochelle, New York and graduated from Oblate School of Theology with a Masters in Divinity. Following ordination in 2005, Fr. Karl served as Parochial Vicar at Christ the King Church in the Archdiocese of Miami, Florida and most recently as the Pastor of Sacred Heart Church in Diocese of Oakland, Calafornia. He joined the Saint Thomas More Pastoral Team in the fall of 2015.