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
Cheri Bush, Director of Mission Advancement for Catholic Chairities
Jane Crady, Coordinator of Disaster Response 317-642-7322
Stephanie Miller, Assistant Coordinator of Disaster Response 219-644-8509
Vacant, Executive Assistant

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. Eric M. Johnson, VE, Vicar, 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
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 of 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 Capital Projects 317-236-1452
Daniel Herbertz, Director of Property Management 317-236-1473
Deacon Ron Pirau, Chief Information Officer 317-236-3379

Website: www.archindy.org/finance


Pastoral Ministries, Secretariat for

Responsible for coordinating pastoral ministries for Youth Ministry, Young Adults and Campus Ministry, Marriage and Family Life, Human Life and Dignity, Intercultural Ministries, Ecumenism and Inter-Religious Affairs, Lay Ministry Formation to provide the pastoral and leadership needs of the people of the archdiocese. Liaison for Creation Care Commission.
1400 North Meridian St, Indianapolis IN 46202
317-236-1531

Matt Faley, Director
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, Office Manager

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

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

Website: www.archindy.org/tribunal

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