©Divine Servant by Max Greiner
Woodridge, IL 60517
Pastor: Fr. Bob Duda
Deacon Tom is a past president of the Joliet Diocese Diaconal Community and a member of the Knights of Columbus, Past Grand Knight, and held various offices on the state level.
He attended St Mary's University of Minnesota in Winona, MN. He was ordained in 1988. Deacon Tom is married to Joanne.
Deacon: Rod Accardi
Rod is a Board Certified Chaplain with the National Association of Catholic Chaplains. He is also the Diocesan Chaplain with the Joliet Diocese Catholic Committee on Scouting. Rod and his three adult married sons, Jason, Steve and Dean, are all Eagle Scouts. Rod created the Silent Lamp program of reflection and peer ministry. He facilitates programs both in the diocese for deacons and those in formation, as well as in the hospital for staff. Rod has authored more than 20 articles in numerous spirituality publications, composed more than 25 songs, and presents nationally on topics related to spirituality and health.
Deacon Rod served with Fr. Frank at St. John the Baptist, and served with Deacon Tom on the Deacon Leadership Board.
Bryn was born in Aurora and attended Benedictine University and Michigan State University. She worked for the City of Naperville for 36 years in the 9-1-1 Center, police evidence, and career changed to the Building and Development as code enforcement and inspections. Lastly, following her MI State education, she worked in the City's Finance department, procurement services.
Bryn and her husband, Pete, live in Downers Grove. Pete is Methodist and active at the First United Methodist Church on Maple Av in Downers. Bryn is an active member at St. Mary of Gostyn Church and currently serves as a member of the Buildings and Grounds committee. Her daughter, Amanda, attended catholic grade schools, Downers South, and graduated from Heidelberg University, Ohio.
Upon her recent retirement from the City of Naperville, she interviewed for the business manager position at Christ the Servant and was hired by Father Duda and the interview committee. Some of her responsibilities include working closely as a team with the bookkeeper; attending meetings; keeping the church data base; interacting with members of the congregation; and aiding with supporting the facility.
Music Director: Janet I. Alikpala
Janet studied piano with well-known Philippine teacher/vocalist/pianist, Perla Cudal and has traveled across country participating in regional and national music competitions through the American Guild of Music. Janet has mentored and coached vocalists and musicians over the years specializing in technique for traditional and contemporary music styles within the Catholic church.
Janet continues to work in the field of Public Affairs & Community Relations as a consultant for organizations and companies such as the Chicago Park District, Grant Park Conservancy, Danny Way Foundation, Dominick's/Safeway Inc., Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metropolitan Chicago, United Cerebral Palsy of Greater Chicago and Mercy Home for Boys and Girls.
Administration/Finance/Stewardship Chair: Jim McIlvain
Parish Life Commission Co-Chairs: (Vacant)
Religious Formation Chair: Bill Ciolek
Worship Commission Chair: Sister Suzanne Lesniewski
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