The Bishop and his senior staff are responsible for the day-to-day administration of the Diocese of Colorado Springs.


Bishop of Colorado Springs

Most Rev. James R. Golka

Vicar General, Vicar for Clergy

  Msgr. Robert E. Jaeger, V.G.


General Counsel and Chief of Staff

  Deacon Doug Flinn

Executive Assistant to the Bishop

  Esperanza Griffith

Diocesan Special Projects Director and Executive Assistant to Bishop Emeritus Sheridan

  Mary Theresa Thomas


Superintendent of Schools

   Sheila Whalen


Executive Assistant to the Superintendent

   Susie Oppelt


Judicial Vicar and Chancellor

   Monsignor Coronado-Arrascue


Finance Officer

   Wayne Paton


Catholic Charities CEO

   Andy Barton

Bishop James R. Golka



Msgr. Robert Jaeger