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Archdiocesan Officials

Cardinal Joseph William Tobin, C.Ss.R., D.D., Archbishop of Newark

Vicar General and Moderator of the Curia
Rev. Msgr. Thomas P. Nydegger, Ed.D.

Chancellor
Sr. Donna L. Ciangio, O.P., M.A., D. Min. 

Priest Secretary to the Cardinal
Rev. Jason J. Makarow 

Most Reverend John W. Flesey, S.T.D., D.D. - Retired Regional Bishop for Bergen County 
Most Reverend Manuel Aurelio Cruz, D.D. - Regional Bishop for Union County 
Rev. Msgr. Robert E. Emery, J.C.L., M.A., E.V. - Regional Vicar for Essex County
Rev. Msgr. Gregory J. Studerus, E.V. - Regional Vicar for Hudson County  

Chief Operating Officer
Lawrence Boland

Judicial Vicar
Very Rev. Raphael Lee, J.C.L

Vicar for Canonical Affairs
Rev. Msgr. Peter Smutelovic, J.C.D.

Vicar for Clergy & Director of Clergy Personnel
Very Rev. Charles Pinyan

Acting Vicar for Pastoral Life
Very Rev. John Gordon, V.F.

Chief Financial Officer
Joseph Pescatore, K.H.S.

Episcopal Vicar for Healthcare and Social Concerns
Rev. Msgr. Ronald J. Rozniak, P.A., V.G., E.V.

Director of Communications & Public Relations
Maria Margiotta, M.S.

Vice Chancellor and Executive Director of Parish Business Services
Nancy Lystash, L.H.S.

Vice Chancellor & Executive Director of Human Resources; Director of Deacon Personnel
Deacon John J. McKenna, K.H.S.

Minister for Priests
Rev. Gabriel B. Costa, Ph.D. 

Delegate for Religious
Sr. Patricia Wormann, O.P., M.Div., M.S.W.

Secretary for Catholic Education and Superintendent of Schools 
Margaret A. Dames, Ed.D. 

Delegate for Canonical Affairs
Sr. Rosemary Smith, S.C.