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. Frank Desiderio, C.S.P.

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

Fr. Frank DeSiano, C.S.P.

Paulist Fr. Frank DeSiano is president of Paulist Evangelization Ministries and our seminary's director of formation.

Fr. Charlie Donahue, C.S.P.

Paulist Fr. Charlie Donahue is a member of our General Council.

Fr. Tom Gibbons, C.S.P.

Paulist Fr. Tom Gibbons is associate pastor of St. Paul the Apostle Church in Los Angeles, CA.

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 Kullman, C.S.P.

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

Fr. Gilbert Martinez, C.S.P.

Paulist Fr. Gilbert Martinez is pastor of our mother church, the Church of St. Paul the Apostle, in New York City.