Our Leadership

These nine Paulist Fathers make up our current General Council.  They meet quarterly to make decisions on planning, personnel and mission implementation.

Fr. Eric Andrews, C.S.P.

Paulist Fr. Eric Andrews is president of the Paulist Fathers and past president of Paulist Productions.

Fr. John Behnke, C.S.P.

Paulist Fr. John Behnke is vice president of the Paulist Fathers and superior of our community in New York City.

Fr. René Constanza, C.S.P.

Paulist Fr. René Constanza is rector of the Cathedral of St. Andrew in Grand Rapids, MI.

Fr. Frank Desiderio, C.S.P.

Paulist Fr. Frank Desiderio is first consultor, or chief advisor, to the president of the Paulist Fathers.

Fr. John Foley, C.S.P.

Paulist Fr. John Foley is a practicing canon lawyer who advises priests experiencing difficulty in their lives and ministries.

Fr. Mark-David Janus, C.S.P.

Paulist Fr. Mark-David Janus is president and publisher of Paulist Press and a clinical psychologist.

Fr. Charles Kullmann, C.S.P.

Paulist Fr. Charles Kullmann is pastor of St. Austin Church in Austin, TX.

Fr. Bartholomew Landry, C.S.P.

Paulist Fr. Bartholomew Landry leads parish missions, revivals and days of recollection.

Fr. Ivan Tou, C.S.P.

Fr. Ivan serves as pastor of Newman Hall - Holy Spirit Parish at the University of California at Berkeley.