About the Cathedral

 

Our Mission

Cathedral's Mission is to Know, Love and Serve Christ in One Another.

 

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Clergy & Staff

Priests

Rev. Mike Mulloy - Rector

michel@cathedralolph.org - Phone Extension: 22

Biggest pet peeve: Texting when we are visiting

One strange thing about you: I have only three toenails

Favorite thing to do: Tennis
Favorite TV show: Andy Griffith Show

If I had a superpower: I would have the ability to know the truth about everyone – the truth inside them

What do you do at the Cathedral? Rector of the Cathedral, consulter to the Bishop, Office of Worship Director, Presbyterial Council, TCWMQ Steering Committee

Rev. Ed Vanorny - Senior Associate Pastor / Hospital Chaplain

ed@cathedralolph.org - Phone Extension:24

Biggest pet peeve: Show-Offs
One strange thing about you: I like to take pictures of unique/unusual rural mailboxes
Favorite drink or favorite thing to do: Drinking RC Cola and playing guitar
Favorite TV show: HeeHaw
If I had a superpower: it would be Bi-location
What do you do at the Cathedral: Senior Associate / Hospital Chaplain

 

 

Rev. Jonathan Dillon - Associate Pastor

jonathan@cathedralolph.org - Phone Extension:23

 

Rev. Riccardo Pennati - In Residence

Riccardo@cathedralolph.org

 

 

Deacons

Deacon Raul Daniel - Permanent Deacon

rdaniel@rushmore.com

Biggest pet peeve: The smell of cigarette smoke, anywhere, anytime. Hey, it's almost 2012. No one smokes anymore!
One strange thing about you: I've virtually memorized the entire "Godfather" movie. I can tell you why Clemenza said, "Huh, Pauly. You won't see him no more!"  or why he said "Leave the gun. Take the cannolis." The "Love Theme to the Godfather" movie was our wedding song
Favorite drink, sport, or favorite thing to do: I love diet root beer, all real martial arts (not that MMA bar room brawl stuff), skydiving & being at Disneyland

Favorite TV show: Giada on the Food Network

If I had a superpower: I'd fly like Superman
What do you do at the Cathedral: As a deacon I prepare young people for the baptism of their children & sometimes I actually get to baptize them. Occasionally I get to serve at the altar during the Mass. I wish I could do more but no such luck lately.

Deacon Greg Palmer - Permanent Deacon

What is your biggest pet peeve? Cell phones going off during Mass

One strange thing about you? I REALLY enjoy medieval English literature

Favorite drink, sport, or favorite thing to do? Spending time with my grandkids

Favorite TV show? Without a doubt it is HOGAN’S HEROES! (I know NOTHING-Sergeant Shultz, you were the best!)

If you had a superpower, what would it be? To be a dog whisperer…If I could only be Dr. Doolittle

What do you do at the Cathedral? Hospital ministry, adult and youth education, interactive Bible study.

 

Administration

Beth Strain - Parish Administrator

beth@cathedralolph.org - Phone Extension: 15

What is your biggest pet peeve? When drivers sit at the traffic light when it turns green
One strange thing about you? Notice license plates and the numbers
Favorite drink, sport, or favorite thing to do? Margarita, Nebraska football, shopping
Favorite TV show? Criminal Minds
If I had a superpower … I would be invisible

What do you do at the Cathedral? Oversee the operation of the Cathedral, ICC and St Michael’s, Hermosa, including finances, personnel, buildings and grounds, and any other duty as directed by Fr Mulloy, also the secretary of the TCWMQ Appeal and on the Diocesan Parish Accounting Committee. 

 

Julie Zastrow- Parish Bookkeeper

julie@cathedralolph.org - Phone Extension:30


 

Sue Bell - Administrative Secretary

sue@cathedralolph.org - Phone Extension: 12

What is your biggest pet peeve? Ingratitude
One strange thing about you? I can touch my nose with my tongue.
Favorite thing to do?  Be
Favorite TV show?  GPS
If I had a superpower … I would make everyone live out the Great Commandment.
What do you do at the Cathedral?  Provide secretarial support to the priests and staff; first contact for baptisms and marriage preparation. 

 

Formation & Parish Life

Linda Baldwin - Generations of Faith Director, RCIA

lbaldwin@cathedralolph.org - Phone Extension: 20

What is your biggest pet peeve? I am frustrated when things are not fair, fair, fair…
One strange thing about you? I love playing in the sandbox with my grandkids.
Favorite drink, sport, or favorite thing to do? Fun flavors of coffees and creamers
Favorite TV show?  Bones
If I had a superpower … I would sing like an Angel and the sound would make people stop fighting and stop being sad or mad
What do you do at the Cathedral? I coordinate GOF, COG, SSS, 1st Communion, RCIA, RCIC


Nancy Haugen - Newman Center Director

nancy@cathedralolph.org - Phone Extension: 29

What is your biggest pet peeve? Annoying people

One strange thing about you? I put my pajamas on the minute I’m home from work (I love pajamas and sleepers)

Favorite thing to do? Sleep

Favorite TV show? Anything on the food network-Chopped, Iron Chef, next food network star

If I had a superpower … I would be invisible

What do you do at the Cathedral? I’m the Youth director for grades 6th thru College

Tom Centarri

Shari Dahlke - Youth Formation Director

shari@cathedralolph.org - Phone Extension: 28

What is your biggest pet peeve? Pets with human names
One strange thing about you? I love round buttons. I can spot them from anywhere and can’t resist from playing with them - even my son has the same weird tick!
Favorite drink, sport, or favorite thing to do? As long as I have coffee, I can do anything! I love snowboarding with my husband and playing with our son.
Favorite TV show? Friends, The Office, Today Show
If I had a superpower … I would pause, rewind and fast forward time

What do you do at the Cathedral? I work hard to help lead teens into closer relationship with Jesus Christ

Judy Hasenohrl

Judy Hasenohrl - Healthcare Ministries Director

judy@cathedralolph.org - Phone Extension:14

What is your biggest pet peeve?  Lack of communication

One strange thing about you?  I am gluten and dairy intolerant

Favorite thing to do?  Walk in the colored leaves in autumn

Favorite TV show?  Turner Classic Movies

If I had a superpower … it would be healing

What do you do at the Cathedral?  I help support spiritual and other needs of parishioners by coordinating wonderful volunteers who are the hands and feet of Jesus

Kathy Swanson - Community Life Director

kathy@cathedralolph.org - Phone Extension: 23

 

 

Liturgy & Music

Mary Daniel

Mary Daniel - Liturgy Director

mary@cathedralolph.org - Phone Extension:19

What is your biggest pet peeve? People not putting things back from where they borrowed them
One strange thing about you? Is having people watch me while I run around the church looking for my keys
Favorite snack? I love chocolate with almonds
Favorite TV show? NCIS
If you had a superpower … I would be able to remember things without having to write them down everywhere
What do you do at the Cathedral? I make sure that everything is in place for any mass that takes place. I also set up for funerals and weddings.

Mary Daniel

Amber LeFaive - Music Director

amber@cathedralolph.org Phone Extension: 26


 

Maintenance & Housekeeping

Bryan Tharp

Brian Schroeder - Maintenance Director

maintenance@cathedralolph.org Phone Extension:17

 

Bryan Tharp

Vicky Justin - Assistant Maintenance

What is your biggest pet peeve? Drivers that don't know the rules of the road.
One strange thing about you? I notice flowers no matter if they are in a ditch, field or someone's yard. I get this from my grandmother.
Favorite drink, sport, or favorite thing to do? Coffee and motorcycle riding, so I can look at more flowers.
Favorite TV show? Andy Griffith
If you had a superpower, what would it be? Not forgetting why I walked into that room ...
What do you do at the cathedral? Assistance Maintenance

 

Peggy Digmann

Tony Back - Laundry

What is your biggest pet peeve? Running out of gas while grilling

Favorite thing to do? Bicycling and taking care of our dogs

Favorite TV show? Amazing Race

If I had a superpower … I would be able to go back in time

What do you do at the Cathedral? Laundry

 

Our Parish Council

Back row: Jeremiah Murphy, Leon Lunders, Dcn. Jim Scherr, Greg Scherr

Middle row: Ernie Garcia, Bob Cronin, Sue Bell, Fr. Michel Mulloy, Gege Schwab, Jessica Hicks
Front row: Fr. Nathan Sparks, Kayla Johnson, Dustin Wagner, Beth Strain
Not pictured: Tom Ackerman, Dan Brechtel, Dcn. Raul Daniel, Nick Ferguson, Dcn. Greg Palmer, Mary Goble, Mike Wilson