Secretariats and Vicariates

Catholic Charities, Secretariat for

Responsible for coordinating the social ministries of the archdiocese to work for peace and social justice through service and advocacy.

1400 N. Meridian St., Indianapolis, IN 46202-2367
317-236-1530

David J. Bethuram, Executive Director
Jane Crady, Coordinator of Disaster Response 317-642-7322
Jennifer O'Neill, Executive Assistant, 317-236-1540

Website: www.CatholicCharitiesIndy.org


Catholic Schools, Secretariat for

Responsible for coordinating the ministries of lifelong formation and education, in order to teach and share Catholic beliefs, traditions, and values. Ministries include Catholic schools; religious education for adults, youth, and children; Catholic Youth Organization; St. Mary’s Child Center; and the Notre Dame Ace Academies (NDAA)

1400 N. Meridian St., Indianapolis, IN 46202-2367
317-236-7324

Gina Fleming, Superintendent of Catholic Schools
Rose Springman, Executive Assistant for NDAA
Robin Hartkorn, Administrative Assistant/Data Coordinator

Website: http://oce.archindy.org


Clergy, Religious and Parish Life Coordinators, Vicariate for

Responsible for assisting in the assignment, training, and support of clergy, religious, parish life coordinators, and seminarians in accordance with canon law.

1400 N. Meridian St., Indianapolis, IN 46202-2367
317-236-1495

Very Rev. Joseph M. Feltz, VE, Director
Ann Williams, Executive Assistant

Website: www.archindy.org/clergyplc


Communications, Secretariat for

Responsible for all archdiocesan communications activities, including those of Criterion Press, Inc., and the Catholic Communications Center.

1400 N. Meridian St., Indianapolis, IN 46202-2367

Greg A. Otolski, Executive Director 317-236-1585
Ron Massey, Coordinator of Administration 317-236-1454
Cindy Clark, Executive Assistant 317-236-1585

Website: www.archindy.org/criterion


Finance and Administrative Services, Secretariat for

Responsible for coordinating the financial, accounting, risk management, cemetery, and management services of the archdiocese to promote generous sharing and responsible use of all human and material resources.

1400 N. Meridian St., Indianapolis, IN 46202-2367
317-236-1410

Brian Burkert, CPA, Chief Financial Officer/Executive Director
Stacy Harris, CPA, Senior Director of Finance and Compliance Officer, 317-236-1535
Michael J. Witka, Director of Parish Financial Services / Director, Risk Management 317-236-1558
Erich Bangert, Director of Special Projects 317-236-1432
Brian Schmidt, CPA, Controller 317-592-4005
Eric Atkins, AIA, Director of Management Services 317-236-1452
Deacon Ron Pirau, Chief Information Officer / Director of Information Systems

Website: www.archindy.org/finance


Pastoral Ministries, Secretariat for

Responsible for coordinating pastoral ministries for Youth, Young Adults, Family Ministries, Human Life and Dignity, Intercultural Ministries, Ecumenism, Prison Ministry, and Lay Ministry Formation to provide for the pastoral and leadership needs of the people of the archdiocese. Liaison for Creation Care Commission.

1400 N. Meridian St., Indianapolis, IN 46202-2367
317-236-1531

Deacon Michael Braun, Director
Lynne Weisenbach, Prison Ministry
Keri Carroll, Administrative Assistant

Website: www.archindy.org/pastoralministries


Worship and Evangelization, Secretariat for

Responsible for coordinating the ministries of worship, the catechumenate, catechesis, evangelization, spiritual direction, and retreat ministry.

1400 N. Meridian St., Indianapolis, IN 46202-2367
317-236-1483

Very Rev. Patrick J. Beidelman, STL, Executive Director
Christina Tuley, Executive Assistant

Website: www.archindy.org/worship


Stewardship and Development, Secretariat for

Responsible for directing stewardship and development programs of the archdiocese to promote generous sharing and responsible use of all human, financial, and material resources.

1400 N. Meridian St., Indianapolis, IN 46202-2367

Jolinda Moore, Executive Director of Stewardship and Development 317-236-1462
Elisa Smith, CPA, Director of the Catholic Community Foundation 317-236-1427

Website: www.archindy.org/stewardship


Tribunal, Metropolitan

Responsible for assisting the archbishop in the judicial affairs of the archdiocese in accordance with canon law.

1400 N. Meridian St., Indianapolis, IN 46202-2367
317-236-1460

Very Rev. Joseph L. Newton, JCL, Vicar Judicial
Ann Tully, BS, MTS, Coordinator of the Tribunal, Judge Instructor/Assessor

Website: www.archindy.org/tribunal

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