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2019-2020 Council Membership


East DuPage Deanery

  • Madeline McNicholas (2020 end of 2nd  term)
  • Henry Wesseler (2021 end of 1st term)
  • Christopher K. Pudelek (2020 end of 2nd term) 

 West DuPage Deanery

  • Richard Loechl (2022 end of 1st term)
  • Vacant (Female) (Click here to apply)
  • Evelyn Garfias (2021 end of 1st term)

 South DuPage Deanery

  • Mary Galvan (2021 end of 1st term)
  • Kelly Heffron (2021 end of 1st term)
  • Andrew Hackley (2021 end of 1st term)

Kankakee Deanery

  • Cheryl Walsh (2021 end of 1st term) 
  • David Stejkowski (2020 end of 2nd term)
  • Michael Berger (2020 end of 1st term)

North Will-Kendall Deanery

Joliet Deanery

  • Marguerite Pirritano (2020 end of 1st term) 
  • Frederick Hafner (2022 end of 1st term)
  • Sarah Reznicek (2022 end of 1st term)

South Will-Grundy Deanery      

  • Vacant (Click here to apply)
  • Elizabeth Bilotta (2020 end of 1st term)
  • Danielle Kuboushek (2022 end of first term)

 Ford-Iroquois Deanery


Reverend Matthew Nathan


Deacon Guadalupe Villarreal (2018 end of 1st term)

Deacon Gregory A. Clodi (2019 end of 1st term)


Sr. Mary Ann Hettel, SSCM (2019 end of 1st term)

Sr. Maureen Fallon, SP (2020 end of 1st term)

Sr. Linda Hatton, SSCM (2022 end of 1st term)


Most Rev. R. Daniel Conlon, Bishop of Joliet
Very Rev. Richard Smith, Vicar General
Alex Rechenmacher, Executive Assistant to the Bishop
TBD, Presbyteral Council Chair