©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.
Liz received her Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering from the University of Illinois and spent nearly three decades as a digital design engineer/manager. In 2005 she completed the New Wine Lay Ministry Formation Program and was certified by Bishop Imesch as a Lay Ecclesial Minister for the Diocese of Joliet. The Spirit called her to further formation, and she received the Master of Arts in Pastoral Studies from Loyola University Chicago in May, 2011.
Liz believes that continuing to learn more about our faith and ourselves is essential to the discipleship that we are called to as Christians.
Corinne grew up in rural Missouri and graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia with a Bachelor's of Science in Business Administration (School of Accountancy). Corinne and husband Bob lived in Texas for five years, and then moved to Naperville, where they have lived since 1982. Corinne and Bob have four sons, Michael, Jonathan, Kevin and Mark. She successfully completed the Liturgy Certification Program through the Diocese of Joliet in September, 2002, and graduated from Loyola University Chicago with a Master of Arts in Pastoral Studies in May, 2011. Personal hobbies include singing, reading, swimming, playing Solitaire on the computer, watching baseball and football, and cake decorating.
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: Mary McIlvain and Rosada Heintz
Religious Formation Chair: (vacant)
Worship Commission Chair: Sister Suzanne Lesniewski
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