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Office of the Archbishop

The staff of the Office of the Archbishop helps oversee the daily operations of the Archdiocese on behalf of the Archbishop. They also assist the Archbishop with the various ministries, pastoral activities and apostolic works he guides.

The staff includes the Vicar General, the Priest Secretary to the Archbishop, the Chief Operating Officer, the Chief Mission Officer, and the Chancellor.

Archbishop Samuel J. Aquila

Office Operations Manager
Christina Buches
fax: 303-715-2043

Priest Secretary to the Archbishop
Rev. Thomas Scherer

*N.B.: Letters of Suitability should be sent to the following:
– Letters of Suitability for Clergy outside the diocese:
– Letters of Good Standing for Laity:

Executive Team

Vicar General
Very Rev. R. Michael Dollins, V.G.

Chief Operating Officer
Keith Parsons

Chief Mission Officer
Scott Elmer, D.Min.

Chancellor/Special Assistant to the Archbishop
David Uebbing

Executive Assistants
Reed Bushell and Hatty Arenivar
fax: 303-715-2043

Auxiliary Bishop Jorge Rodriguez, PhD

Executive Assistant
Sandra Miley
fax: 303-715-2043