The Catholic Lawyers Guild is led by an Executive Committee of six (6) officers and three (3) chaplains, as well as a Board of Governors consisting of sixty (60) members.

Executive Committee
The 2018-19 Executive Officers for the Guild are:

Sr. Catherine M. Ryan, O.S.F., President
Pamela Sakowicz Menaker, 1st Vice President
Kevin J. Murphy, 2nd Vice President
Edward Washington, II, Secretary
T. Nicholas Tyszka, Treasurer
Thomas More Donnelly, Immediate Past President
Rev. Thomas Mescall, Chaplain
Rev. Robert Cook, O.F.M. Conv., Associate Chaplain
Rev. Mr. Daniel G. Welter, Associate Chaplain

To see a list of past Guild presidents, click here.

Board of Governors
In addition to the officers who serve as ex-officio members, the Board of Governors consists of up to sixty (60) members, each elected to a term of up to three (3) years. Members are elected by the general membership at the Guild’s annual meeting in the Spring.

The 2018-2019 Board of Governors are as follows:

• Aurora Abella-Austriaco (2020)
• Royal F. Berg (2019)
• Alex P. Blair (2019)
• Sandy Blake (2021)
• Justice Anne M. Burke (2019)
• Jeanne Sullivan Casey (2020)
• William Castle (2020)
• Patricia Carlson (2020)
• Robert John Connor (2019)
• John J. Conroy, Jr. (2020)
• James J. Convery (2020)
Rev. Robert Cook, O.F.M. Conv. (Associate Chaplain)
• Brendan J. Dailey (2021)
• Hon. Mathias William Delort (2020)
• Nora Devine (2021)
• Michael J. Dickman (2021)
• Nora A. Doherty (2018)
Hon. Thomas More Donnelly (Immediate Past President)
• Deborah Doyle (2020)
• Diane Faust (2021)
• Alisa Finelli (2019)
• Jean M. Gaspardo (2019)
• Mauro Glorioso (2019)
• Maureen J. Hanlon (2020)
• Hon. Robert Harris (2021)
• Thomas Hogan (2019)
• Hon. Virginia M. Kendall (2020)
• Hon. Daniel Kubasiak (2021)
• Hon. Susan Kennedy Sullivan (2021)
• Daniel M. Kotin (2020)
• Saulius V. Kuprys (2019)
• Thaddeus J. Makarewicz (2020)
Pamela Sakowicz Menaker (1st Vice President)
• Hon. Patricia Mendoza (2021)
Rev. Thomas Mescall (Chaplain)
• Jonathan Michael (2019)
• Koga Moffor (2020)
• Lisette Mojica (2020)
• Kelli M. Mulder (2019)
Kevin J. Murphy (2nd Vice President)
• Patrick Murphy (2019)
Daniel R. Murray (2019)
• Hon. Leonard Murray (2021)
• James Murray (2021)
• Mary T. Nicolau (2021)
• Richard. J. Nogal (2021)
• Jill P. O’Brien (2020)
• Robert T. Oleszkiewicz (2020)
• Sister Elizabeth A. Pawlicki, O.P. (2019)
• Taylor K. Railsback (2019)
• Hon. Jesse G. Reyes (2021)
• Timothy Joseph Rivelli (2020)
• Pamela M. Rubeo (2020)
• Joseph O. Rubinelli (2021)
Sr. Catherine M. Ryan, O.S.F. (President)
• Patrick A. Salvi (2020)
• John C. Sciaccotta (2021)
• Michael P. Seng (2019)
• John A. Simon (2019)
• R. Matthew Simon (2020)
• Very Rev. Daniel A. Smilanic (2020)
• Catherine L. Steege (2021)
• Hon. Mary Jane Theis (2021)
• Daniel A. Trevino (2021)
T. Nicholas Tyszka (Treasurer)
• Stephen Viz (2019)
Hon. Edward Washington II (Secretary)
Rev. Mr. Daniel G. Welter (Associate Chaplain)
• Joseph A. Wyss (2021)