Directory

DIOCESAN OFFICES AND DEPARTMENTS

Mailing Address: 1550 North Fresno Street • Fresno, CA 93703-3788
Unless Otherwise Noted – Main Phone Number: (559) 488-7400 Fax: (559) 488-7464

Office of the Bishop

MOST REVEREND ARMANDO X. OCHOA, D.D. 

Executive Assistant: MARY CARDONA
[email protected]

Vicar General / Moderator of the Curia: REV. MSGR. RAYMOND C. DREILING, V.G.

Executive Assistant: CHERYL SARKISIAN
[email protected]

Chancellor: TERESA DOMINGUEZ
[email protected]

Archives

Archivists: MR. AND MRS. SCOTT ALSTON
(559) 488-7499
[email protected]

Office of the Vicar General

REV. MSGR. RAYMOND C. DREILING, V.G.

Executive Assistant: CHERYL SARKISIAN
[email protected]

Continuing Formation of Clergy

Coordinator: REV. ROBERT BORGES

Clergy and Religious Legal Immigration Services and Spanish Translations

Coordinator: YONI HEPINGER
[email protected]

Missions

Coordinator: ANNA BOTELLO
(559) 493-2855
[email protected]

Office of Canonical Services / Marriage Tribunal

(559) 488-7490

Adjutant Judicial Vicar: REV. JESUS DEL ANGEL, J.C.L
[email protected]

Office of Catholic Education

Superintendent: MONA FAULKNER
[email protected]

(559) 488-7420
(559) 488-7422 fax

Assistant Superintendent: DONNA SMITH
(661) 332-6954
[email protected]

Office Manager: SHANNON FARLEY
[email protected]

Office of Child and Youth Protection

Director: REV. MSGR. RAYMOND C. DREILING, V.G.

Safe Environment

Coordinator: BIANCA BLANCHETTE
(559) 493-2882
[email protected]

Victim Assistance

Coordinator: CHERYL SARKISIAN
(559) 488-7409
[email protected]

Office of Communications

Chancellor/Director of Communications: TERESA DOMINGUEZ
(559) 493-2850
[email protected]

DEPARTMENTS:

Central California Catholic Life Newspaper (CCCL)

(559) 488-7463

Co-Editor: SR. ROSALIE ROHRER, I.H.M.
[email protected]

Diocesan Television Station – KNXT 

(559) 488-7440
(559) 488-7444 fax

Webservices

[email protected]
Webmaster – Main Site: CLAUDE MUNCEY
Webmaster – KNXT.TV: RUDY LUNA

Office of Finance and Administration

Director: GARY BETHKE, CFO
(559) 488-7426
(559) 488-7461 fax
[email protected]

DEPARTMENTS:

Accounting

Controller: CYNTHIA MARTIN C.P.A., C.D.F.M
(559) 488-7431
[email protected]

Payroll Manager: CECILIA RAMIREZ
(559) 488-7436

Employee Benefits

Manager: CHARLES DE LA CERDA
(559) 488-7428
(559) 488-7463 fax
[email protected]

Insurance and Risk Management

Manager: DENISE MCKENZIE
(559) 488-7473
(559) 488-7479 fax
[email protected]

Parish Financial Reporting

Director: GERRIE LENN PIMENTEL, C.P.A., C.D.F.M.
(559) 488-7472
(559) 493-2876 fax
[email protected]

Accountant: GERALD HIRATA
(559) 488-7416

Staff Accountant: WALTER FLORES
(559) 493-2887

Cemeteries

Director: CARLOS RASCON
264 N. Blythe Avenue, Fresno, CA 93706
(559) 488-7459
(559) 488-7485 fax
[email protected]

Property / Construction

(559) 493-2872
(559) 493-2875 fax

Manager: DOUG DURIVAGE
[email protected]

Real Estate Manager: JOANNE PETERSON
[email protected]

Contract Manager: FRANCINE MARTINEZ
[email protected]

Pastoral Center Facilities

(559) 488-7470
(559) 488-7479 fax

Manager: THOMAS FORSE
(559) 493-2868

Office of Formation and Evangelization

(559) 488-7474
(559) 493-2847 fax
Director: ROSE M. HERNANDEZ
[email protected]

Administrative Assistant: PAUL MENTLEWSKI
[email protected]

Bilingual Secretary: VACANT AT THIS TIME

 

RESOURCES:

Bilingual Media Center

Receptionist: GLORIA GARIBAY
[email protected]

DEPARTMENTS:

Catechetical Ministry

Coordinator: ROMAN FLORES
[email protected]

Family Life Ministry

Coordinator: SR. JOANNE BAUER, C.S.C.
[email protected]

Hispanic Ministry

Coordinator: BENITO MEDRANO
[email protected]

School of Ministry

Coordinator: LINDA RAM
[email protected]

Secretary: GRACE ALSTON
[email protected]

Youth and Young Adult Ministry

Coordinator: KATRINA FLORES
[email protected]

Migrant Ministry

Coordinator: BENITO MEDRANO
[email protected]
Chaplain: REV. SALVADOR GONZALEZ
(661) 834-7483
[email protected]

MULTICULTURAL / MULTILINGUAL COLLABORATORS:

African-American Catholic Ministry

President: WAYNE RICHARDSON
(559) 283-0789
Vice-President: CHELICE JOHNSON
(559) 430-7358
Administrative Coordinator: DOREEN ELEY
(559) 259-8948

Hmong Ministry

Hmong Catholic Council-Fresno Leader: XAI HER
(559) 265-2800
Diocesan Chaplain to the Catholic Hmong Community: REV. MR. NAI HER
(559) 252-3406
Diocesan Liaison: TERESA DOMINGUEZ, Chancellor
Central Church: Our Lady of Victory, Fresno
Hmong Catholic Catechist-Merced: REV. MR. CHONG CHUE MOUA
(209) 383-1528

Lahu Ministry-Visalia

Contact person: AILAA SEEHAN
(559) 805-2415
Central Church: Good Shepherd Catholic Parish, Visalia
Diocesan Liaison: Vacant

Lao/Kmhmú Ministry-Fresno

Contact person: PUKAN PHAOUDOM
(559) 251-0433
Kmhmú Leader: KHAMTA THENBOUPHA
Lao Leader: TONY BOUALAMSY
Volunteer: SR. JOAN LITCH, S.H.F.
Central Church: Sacred Heart, Fresno
Diocesan Liaison: Vacant

Native American Ministry-Fresno

Contact person: GREG WILLIAMS (Crow)
(559) 488-7474
Central Church: TBA
Diocesan Liaison: ROSE HERNANDEZ

Italian Catholic Federation

President: ROBYN PIRO

Scouting

Chaplain, Sequoia Council: REV. GREGORY J. BEAUMONT
P.O. Box 798 Kingsburg, CA, 93631

Office of Health Ministry and Faith Community Nursing

Coordinators: ROXANNA STEVENS and PILAR DE LA CRUZ SAMOLIAN
(559) 593-9757 / (559) 488-7474, Ext. 108
[email protected]
[email protected]

Office of Human Resources

(559) 488-7488 (559) 488-7461 fax
Director: RALPH JIMENEZ
[email protected]

HR Analyst: BRADLEY WHISENHUNT
[email protected]
(559) 488-7488

HR Coordinator: JENNIFER CAMPOPIANO
[email protected]
(559) 493-2852

HR Tech (Fingerprints): DANIELA CHARLEY
[email protected]
(559) 493-2851

Secretary: JOSE ESPINOSA
[email protected]
(559) 493-2852

Office of Pastoral Services

Director: REV. MSGR. RAYMOND C. DREILING, V.G.

Hospital Chaplains

Fresno Area Coordinator: REV. MSGR. RAYMOND C. DREILING, V.G.

Office of Social Justice Ministry

Director: JIM GRANT
(559) 488-****
[email protected]
Associate Director for Bakersfield Metro & Kern Rural Vicariates: SR. MARIE FRANCIS SCHROEPFER, C.S.J.

Catholic Social Teaching & Formation

Detention Ministry

Restorative Justice

Joy and Hope for the Third Millennium Committee

Bishop’s Homeless Advocacy Committee

 

Office of Stewardship

(559) 488-7414
(559) 493-2880 fax

Development Director: (Vacant)

Administrative Assistant: DEBBIE JAMES (559) 488-7439
[email protected]

Customer Service Representative: BELINDA RAY (559) 493-2855
[email protected]

Office of Vocations and Consecrated Life

DEPARTMENTS:

Permanent Diaconate

(559) 488-7475 fax

Director: REV. MR. JOHN SOUSA
(559) 493-2840
[email protected]

Assistant Director of Formation: REV. MR. CHARLES REYBURN
(559) 493-2886
[email protected]

Vocations to the Priesthood

Director: REV. DANIEL C. AVILA
(559) 488-7424
(559) 488-7475 fax
[email protected]

Religious Women

(559) 488-7400
(559) 488-7464 fax
Liaison: SR. INVENCIÓN CANAS, R.A.D.
[email protected]

Office of Worship and Christian Initiation

Director/Master of Ceremonies: vacant

Retreat Centers

St. Anthony Retreat Center

(559) 561-4595
(559) 561-4493
[email protected]
www.stanthonyretreat.org

Director: REV. MSGR. JOHN GRIESBACH

Associate Director: SR. DANIELLE WITT, S.S.N.D.

Business Manager: MICHAEL HAND
[email protected]

Santa Teresita Youth Conference Center

(559) 561-1038
(559) 561-1039 fax
www.stteresitaycc.org

Ministry Director: CRISTAL JUAREZ

Other Organizations

Catholic Charities

149 N. Fulton
Fresno, CA, 93701

Cursillo Movement-English

REV. MR. LEONARD RODRIGUEZ
11438 Hume Circle, Armona, CA, 93202

Fresno Traditional Latin Mass Society

1550 N. Fresno St., Fresno, CA, 93703

Legion of Mary

President: CARLOS DEL POZO
7152 N. Mipre Ave., Fresno, CA, 93722

Newman Apostolate

REV. MR. JOHN SUPINO
Parish Life Coordinator/Administrator
St. Paul Catholic Newman Center
1572 E. Barstow Ave., Fresno, CA, 93710