What's New

Bishop Anthony B. Taylor will celebrate a Mass of thanksgiving Tuesday, June...
Bishop Anthony B. Taylor announced the following pastoral appointment, March 29,...
Bishop Anthony B. Taylor announced the following pastoral appointment, March...

Calendar of Events

Oct. 18 - Oct. 20
Fall Education Days for Clergy
St. John Catholic Center
March 21, 2023 - March 23, 2023
Spring Education Days for Clergy
St. John Catholic Center
April 3, 2023
Holy Week Day of Recollection for Priests
Cathedral of St. Andrew - Little Rock
June 5, 2023 - June 9, 2023
Priests' Retreat
Coury House Retreat Center
Oct. 24, 2023 - Oct. 26, 2023
Fall Education Days for Clergy
St. John Catholic Center

Clergy Boards of Diocese of Little Rock

Updated June 24, 2022

The following boards are made up of voting and non-voting (ex-officio) members.


Clergy Personnel Board

Chair: Bishop Anthony B. Taylor
2500 N. Tyler St.
Little Rock, AR 72207
(501) 664-0340

Fr. John Connell, VG, ex-officio
Dc. Matthew Glover, JD, JCL
Dr. Sherry Simon
Msgr. David LeSieur
Fr. Anthony Robbins
Fr. Jeffrey Hebert
Fr. William Burmester
Fr. Alejandro Puello
Fr. Mark Wood

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Clergy Welfare Advisory Board

Chair: Fr. William Elser
2500 N. Tyler St.
Little Rock, AR 72207
(501) 664-0340

Fr. John Connell, VG, ex-officio
Greg Wolfe, ex-officio
Fr. Warren Harveyex-officio
Fr. William A. Elserex-officio
Msgr. David LeSieur
Fr. Joseph Chan
Fr. Gregory T. Luyet, JCL
Steve Osborn
Fr. Mark Wood
Fr. Andrew Hart

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College of Consultors 2020-2024

Bishop Anthony B. Taylor appointed the following priests to the College of Consultors to serve five-year terms.

Fr. John Connell, VG
Msgr. Scott Friend
Msgr. Jack Harris
Fr. William Burmester
Fr. Stephen Gadberry
Fr. Juan Guido
Fr. Norbert Rappold
Fr. Anthony Robbins
Fr. Martin Siebold

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Presbyteral Council

Chair: Fr. Stephen Gadberry
Vice Chair: Fr. Stephen Hart
2500 N. Tyler St.
Little Rock, AR 72207
(501) 664-0340

Bishop Anthony B. Taylor
Abbot Leonard Wangler, OSB, Subiaco Abbey

Fr. John Connell, VG, ex-officio, West Ozark Deanery
Fr. Juan Guido, VF, West River Valley Deanery
Fr. William Burmester, VF, Ouachita Deanery
Fr. Stephen Gadberry, VF, North Delta Deanery
Fr. Norbert Rappold, VF, North Ozark Deanery
Msgr. Jack D. Harris, VF, River Valley Deanery
Fr. Stephen Hart, VF, South Delta Deanery
Fr. Gregory Luyet, JCL, Central Deanery
Fr. Joseph de Orbegozo, at large
Fr. Jeffrey Hebert, at large
Fr. Alejandro Puello, at large
Fr. Joseph Friend, at large

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What's New

Bishop Anthony B. Taylor will celebrate a Mass of thanksgiving Tuesday, June...
Bishop Anthony B. Taylor announced the following pastoral appointment, March 29,...
Bishop Anthony B. Taylor announced the following pastoral appointment, March...

Calendar of Events

Oct. 18 - Oct. 20
Fall Education Days for Clergy
St. John Catholic Center
March 21, 2023 - March 23, 2023
Spring Education Days for Clergy
St. John Catholic Center
April 3, 2023
Holy Week Day of Recollection for Priests
Cathedral of St. Andrew - Little Rock
June 5, 2023 - June 9, 2023
Priests' Retreat
Coury House Retreat Center
Oct. 24, 2023 - Oct. 26, 2023
Fall Education Days for Clergy
St. John Catholic Center