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Institutional Leadership

Rev. Msgr. Todd Lajiness

Rector/President

 

BA, Sacred Heart Major Seminary, 1990;

STB, STL, Pontifical Gregorian University, Rome, 1993, 1995;

PhL, PhD, University of St. Thomas, Rome, 2000, 2002.

Ordained priest, 1995.

Assistant Professor of Philosophy.

 

 

 

 

Rev. Gerard Battersby

Vice Rector/Dean of Seminarian Formation

 

BA, Wayne State University, 1983;

MDiv, STL, Sacred Heart Major Seminary, 1998, 2008;

STD, University of St. Thomas, Rome, pending.

Ordained priest, 1998.

Instructor of Theology.

 

 

 

 

Rev. Timothy Laboe

Dean of Studies

 

BA, University of Notre Dame, 1990;

JD, Catholic University, 1997;

MDiv, Sacred Heart Major Seminary, 1999;

STL, University of St. Thomas, Rome, 2009;

STD, University of St. Thomas, Rome, pending.

Ordained priest, 1999.

Instructor of Theology.

 

 

Dr. Janet Diaz

Dean of the Institute for Ministry

 

D. Min., Baylor University, 2013;

BA, MA, University of Pittsburgh, 1977, 1982;

MAPS, Sacred Heart Major Seminary, 2008;

Instructor of Theology.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ann Marie Connolly

Director of Finance/Treasurer

 

BBA, University of Michigan, Dearborn, 1980;

MST, Walsh College, 1995.

Certified Public Accountant.

Senior Professional in Human Resources

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dave Kelley

Director of Development and Stewardship

 

BBA, Michigan State University, 1976;

MS, Central Michigan University, 1994.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chad Hughes

Director of Information Technology

 

AA, 2002; BS, 2004; BS, Baker College of Flint, 2007;

MIS, University of Phoenix, 2008.

MCSE, Network+, A+, CCA, CNA

 

 

 

 

John Duncan

Facilities Director

 

BA Business Administration/Hotel, Restaurant, and Institutional Management, Michigan State University, 1978;

Master of Science in Accountancy, Walsh College, 1992.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rev. Daniel Jones

Director of Graduate Seminarians

 

BA, University of Michigan, 1975, MA, Eastern Michigan University, 1989;

MA, Eastern Michigan University, 1993; STB, Pontifical Gregorian University, Rome, 1996;

STL, STD, Institutum Patristicum Augustinianum, Rome, 2000, 2003.

Ordained priest, 1997. Associate Professor of Theology.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rev. Msgr. Daniel Trapp

Graduate Spiritual Director

 

AB, Sacred Heart Major Seminary, 1980;

STB, Pontifical Gregorian University, Rome, 1983;

STL, STD, Athenaeum Sant'Anselmo, Rome, 1987, 1989.

Ordained priest, 1984.

Associate Professor of Systematic Theology, Liturgy, Sacraments.

 

 

 

 

Rev. Stephen Burr

Director of Undergraduate Seminarians

Undergraduate Pastoral Formation Director

 

AB, Sacred Heart Major Seminary, 1998;

MDiv, Sacred Heart Major Seminary, 2002.

Ordained priest, 2002.

Instructor of Theology.

 

 

 

Rev. Robert Spezia

Undergraduate Spiritual Director

Director of Liturgy

 

BA, University of Michigan, 1987;

STB, STL, STD Pontifical Gregorian University, Rome, 1995, 1997, 2003.

Ordained priest, 1996. Assistant Professor of Theology. 

 

 

 

 

Edmundo Reyes

Director of Institutional Advancement

 

BA, Monterrey Institute of Technology, 1999