Clergy & Staff

Fr. Don Kline, V.F.


Fr. John Lankeit

Associate Pastor

Rev. Doug Spina


Dcn. Al Homiski

Parish Administrator

Dcn. Frank Nevarez

Facilities Manager

Dcn. Peter Auriemma

Director of Adult Education

Mitzi Palma

Parish Secretary

Margaret Colwell

Finance Director

Paula LoPresti

Accounting Manager

Helen Romano

Accounting Manager

Brina Ziemann

Music Director

Diane Flitcroft

Director of Volunteers and Ministry Services

Kerry Fahey

Assistant to Ministries

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Patrick Klein

Director of Family Catechesis & Evangelization

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Allison Ochoa

Asst. to the Director of Family Catechesis

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Shirley Smalley

Director of Sacramental Preparation, Infant Baptism

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Rosa Alvarado

Facilities Team

Reyes Perez

Facilities Team

Ruth Zamora

Facilities Team

Preston Colao

Saint John XXIII Principal

Carl Hess

Assistant Principal

Contact Us

If there is anything we can do for you, please let us know. The staff at St. Bernadette’s is here to serve. Feel free to stop by the Parish Office or call 480-905-0221 with questions or for more information.

Know that you are always welcome at St. Bernadette’s Catholic Church!