July, 5, 2019
Bishop Richard Pates has named Donna Bishop as the new diocesan Schools Superintendent. She began June 30. She recently led the Archdiocese of Omaha through a regionalization process that the Diocese of Des Moines is experiencing today.
Tom Quinlan has been named Ministry Director at the St. Joseph Educational Center. He began July 1.
June, 3, 2019
The four dioceses of Iowa will comply with a request from the Iowa Attorney General to provide documentation regarding clerical sexual abuse.