The Alumni Association proposes the following candidates for membership on the Board of Directors for a three-year term from September 2022 to August 2025:

 

First Term Candidates

 

Very Rev. J. Michael Clark T’95 (’89-95) has served as the pastor of Blessed Mother Church in Owensboro, KY, since 2014. Previously, he was pastor of St. Anthony, Utica; Sacred Heart, Hickman; St. Edward, Fulton; and St. Jude, Clinton.

Fr. Mike is a graduate of the University of Kentucky, earning a bachelor’s degree in marketing. He then earned a Master of Philosophy and a Master of Divinity from Saint Meinrad School of Theology, and a licentiate in canon law from The Catholic University of America.

Additionally, he serves as dean of the East Deanery of the diocese and as a member of the Priests’ Personnel Board and the Priests’ Council.

 

Mr. Stephen Flynn, C’87 (’84-87), graduated from Saint Meinrad College in 1987 and has been serving as class chairman since 1998. He was married in 1992 to his wife, Shannon, and they have two adult children, Patrick and Brigid.

He is a retired operations manager at FedEx, where he worked for 24 years.

Steve and Shannon live in Greenwood, IN, where they are members of Sacred Heart Parish in Indianapolis.

 

Second Term Candidates

 

Fr. Matthew Gerlach, T’96 (’92-96), C’92 (’89-92), has served as pastor of St. Anne Parish in Broken Arrow, OK, since July 2018. Previously, he was pastor of St. Pius X Parish in Tulsa for seven years.

He earned a bachelor’s degree in English from Saint Meinrad College and a Master of Arts and Master of Divinity from the School of Theology.

He has received the Distinguished Graduate Award from the National Catholic Educational Association and the De La Salle Award from Bishop Kelley High School in Tulsa. He is a member of the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem.

 

Mrs. Angie Greulich, MTS’13, is the director of major gifts for the Sisters of St. Benedict, Ferdinand, IN. Prior to that, she served as a major gift officer and as the multi-parish youth ministry director in Jasper, IN.

She earned a bachelor’s degree in social work from Abilene Christian University in 2004 and a Master in Theological Studies degree from Saint Meinrad in 2013. She also earned her status as a Certified Fundraising Executive in 2022.

She and her husband Josh have two children and live in Jasper.

 

Fr. Nicolas A. Ajpacajá Tzoc, T’16 (’11-16), is a priest of the Archdiocese of Indianapolis. He has served as pastor of St. Gabriel the Archangel Parish since 2021.

Previously, he served as associate pastor at Holy Spirit Parish and at St. Simon the Apostle Parish, both in Indianapolis, and assisted St. Lawrence Parish with Hispanic ministry.

He earned a Master of Divinity from the Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology.

 

 

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