Our Board

Catholic Finance Corporation (CFC) is an independent non-profit corporation, separate from the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis, and governed by its own Board of Directors.  Board members represent community, business and the church.  The Board includes voting and non-voting members.

Current voting members are:

  • Laura King, Board Chair, Vice Chancellor-CFO of Minnesota State Colleges and Universities, St. Paul, MN
  • John Bierbaum, Board Treasurer and Secretary, Former Director of Finance and Administration of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis, St. Paul, MN
  • Paul Donovan, Executive Director of Advisory Services Group, Cushman & Wakefield/NorthMarq, Minneapolis, MN 
  • Deacon Robert Durham, Business Administrator of The Church of Our Lady of Grace, Edina, MN
  • Frank Dutke, Former CEO of United Properties, Minneapolis, MN
  • Rev. Charles Lachowitzer, Vicar General of the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis, St. Paul, MN
  • Greg Springer, CFO of Schafer Richardson, Minneapolis, MN
  • Rev. Paul Treacy, Pastor of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, Brooklyn Park, MN

Current non-voting, ex-officio members are:

  • Rev. Bernard Hebda, Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis, St. Paul, MN
  • Joseph Kueppers, Chancellor for Civil Affairs of the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis, St. Paul, MN
  • Tom Mertens, Director of Finance and Administration, Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis, St. Paul, MN