Parish Pastoral Council

Purpose and Function

The PARISH PASTORAL COUNCIL shall be the instrument through which a representative body of the People of God, that is Saint Matthew Parish, in a relationship of shared responsibility with the pastor, enables the parish to experience itself as a community of faith called to proclaim the Good News of God’s Kingdom present among us.


Saint Matthew Parish Council

Here are the members of our parish council. We thank our volunteers for their time and talents. We appreciate their dedication to our parish.

Rev. Msgr. William F. Stumpf, Pastor

Loral Tansy, Pastoral Associate/Operations Manager

Jack Lashenik, President, At-Large Member

Tom Williams, Vice President, At-Large Member

Rick Gale, Secretary, At-Large Member

Rosalind Shaffer, At-Large Member

Scott Frank, At-Large Member

Kate Thedwall, At-Large Member

Amelia Flores, At-Large Member

Cassie Shipley, At-Large Member

Ed Freije, At-Large Member


Commissions and Representatives

J.P. Heisserer, Administration

Bob Kowal, Christian Outreach

Tiffanie Ditlevson, Youth Faith Formation

Victor Neff, Finance

Amy Stimpson, Generous Hearts

Tom Shaffer, School

Beth Desalvo, Social/Community Life

Leslie Kerr and Pat Witt, co-chairs, Spiritual Life