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Meet the Chaplains

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Rev. Robert Beloin

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.
Contact Fr. Bob at robert. beloin@yale.edu

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Sr. Jenn Schaaf

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.
Contact Sr. Jenn at jenn.schaaf@yale.edu

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Rev. Karl Davis

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 his 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, California. He joined the Saint Thomas More pastoral Team in the fall of 2015.
Contact. Fr. Karl at karl.davis@yale.edu

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Carlene Demiany

Carlene is a native of Southern California. She graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelors of Arts in History from the University of California, Los Angeles. She received both her Master of Divinity and Master of Sacred Theology from Yale Divinity School. Before joining the team, Carlene lived and worked in Cusco, Peru, taught at Central High School in Bridgeport, CT, and most recently served as Teaching Minister at First Congregational Church in Ridgefield, CT. There her focus was religious education. She joined the Saint Thomas More pastoral team in the fall of 2016. Contact Carlene at carlene.demiany@yale.edu

Board of Trustees

Ex officio
Most Rev. Leonard P. Blair, S.T.D.
Archbishop of Hartford, CT
Rev. Steven C. Boguslawski, O.P
Moderator of the Curia
and Vicar General
Rev. Robert L. Beloin, Ph.D.
Chaplain; Asst. Secretary/Treasurer

Corporate
Harold W. Attridge ‘97 M.A.H.
Vice President
Jeffrey B. Brenzel ‘75
Attilio V. Granata ‘74 ‘77 M.D.
Barnet Phillips IV ‘70
Lisa Vigliotti Harkness ‘87
President
Francis T. Vincent Jr. ‘63 LL.B.

Alumni
William M. Edwards ‘02
Amy Hungerford ‘07 M.A.H.
Kerry A. Robinson ‘97 M.A.R.
Maura A. Ryan ‘93 Ph.D.
Edward J. Smith ‘70
Treasurer
Joseph J. Vale ‘63

Honorary
Peter C. Alegi ‘56 ‘59 LL.B.
Geoffrey T. Boisi P’01 P’09
Hon. Guido Calabresi ‘53 ‘58 LL.B.
James M. Carolan
Heather Cummings McCann ‘94
Philip M. Drake ‘48
Roberto S. Goizueta ‘76
M. Cathleen Kaveny ‘90 J.D. ‘91 Ph.D.
Paul M. Kennedy ‘83 M.A.H.
Kate L. Moore ‘73
Lamin Sanneh ‘89 M.A.H.

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