Archdiocesan Pastoral Council


A lay advisory group seeking to represent the parishes to the Archbishop of Boston, the Archdiocesan Pastoral Council is comprised of members appointed by Archbishop Seán P. O'Malley.


Most Rev. Seán P. O'Malley, OFM Cap. Archbishop of Boston

Most Rev. Peter J. Uglietto, Vicar General and Moderator of the Curia

Ex-Officio members

Rev. Monsignor Dennis Sheehan   Moderator of the Presbyteral Council 
Sister Marian Batho, CSJ   APC Coordinator

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Archdiocesan Pastoral Council and Pastoral Planning  

by Susan Abbott

posted 8/22/2014







2017 Armano, Robert St. Monica Parish, Methuen
2016 Ballasty, Robert Blessed Mother Teresa, Holy Family and St. Peter Parishes, Dorchester
2015 Barnes, William Our Lady of Fatima, Sudbury
2014 Breen, Deacon Robert St. Francis, Medford
2014 Budak, Barbara St. Mary of the Sacred Heart - Hanover
2016 Deslouches, Jean St. Mary Parish, Randolph
2017 DiLando, Robert St. Adelaide, Peabody
2014 Dinneen, Dr. Patricia M. St. Peter - Cambridge
2017 Esposito, Anthony St. Thomas Aquinas, Bridgewater
2015 Kachinsky, FMS, Br. John -
2016 Favazza, Joseph Our Lady of Sorrows, Sharon
2016 Gallagher, Michael St. Agnes Parish, Arlington
2016 Geoffrion, Louis Sacred Heart Parish, Manchester-By-The Sea
2015 Gill, Richard St John, Winthrop
2016 Grant, Casey St. Luke Parish, Belmont
2015 Griswold, Mr. Andrew St. Paul - Cambridge
2015 Hannaway, Heather St. Mary, Chelmsford
2015 Leblanc, Diane Our Lady Comforter of the Afflicted, Waltham
2016 Macdonald, Jane St. Catherine Parish, Norwood
2016 McCarthy, Kenneth J. Holy Family Parish, Duxbury
2015 McCarthy, Mary Holy Redeemer in Merrimac/West Newbury
2015 McLaughlin, Deacon James St. Bridget, Abington
2016 McMahon, Camille St. Mary Parish, Melrose
2016 McShane, Michael St. John Parish, Beverly
2017 Melanson, Joseph St. William, Tewksbury
2015 Murphy, Paul St. Mary Scituate
2014 Murphy, Susan Holy Family - Lowell
2016 Nugent, Kathleen Holy Trinity Parish, Quincy
2015 O'Brien, Ms. Maureen * St. Patrick - Natick
2017 Pean, Marie Philomene Immaculate Conception Parish, Everett
2015 Pereria, Sister Teresa Stephen O. Carm.
2017 Ramirez, Jose Saint Catherine Parish, Westford
2015 Renelique, Emmanuella Sacred Heart, Roslindale
2016 Ronaghan, Rev. John St. Ann Parish, Quincy
2017 Sadowski, Mary Ann Our Lady of Czestochowa, South Boston
2014 Sarkodie-Mensah, Dr. Kwasi St. Malachy - Burlington
2016 Sheridan, Rev. John St. James Parish, Salem
2016 Silva, Thomas St. Thomas Aquinas Parish, Nahant
2014 Sullivan, Carmel Craig St. Ann by the Sea, Marshfield
2016 Sullivan, Sister Peggy CSJ
2017 Sullivan, Mark St. Michael, North Andover
2015 Richard Sullivan St. Mary, Winchester
2014 Vernon, Charles Sacred Heart - Roslindale
2014 Ward, Donald St. John - Canton
2015 Yon, Ms. Libby St. Theresa - Sherborn
2014 Young, Mary St. James - Boston

* Indicates APC Secretary or Steering Committees