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Administrative Advocate for Priests:Tel: (518) 453-6643
Office: Pastoral Center, 40 North Main Avenue, Albany, 12203-1422

Administrative Advocate:
Rev David V. Berberian

Priest Placement Committee: Chair: Rev. David Berberian, Rev. John Bradley, Rev. James Ebert, Rev. Thomas Lawless, Rev. John Provost.

Priestly Life and Ministry Council: Tel: (518) 453-6643
Chair: TBD
, Rev. James Belogi; Rev. Patrick Butler; Rev. Michael Cambi (Secretary); Rev. James Fitzmaurice; Rev. Michael Flannery; Rev. Dominic Isopo; Rev. William Pape; Rev. Erwin Schweigardt; Administrative Advocate, Rev. David Berberian.

Ministers to Active Priests and Those in Special Circumstances
: Rev. Thomas Berardi

Ongoing Formation and Continuing Education of Priests: Tel: (518) 453-6643
Chair: Rev. Patrick Butler, ExOfficio:  Rev David V. Berberian, Members: Rev. Geoffrey Burke; Rev. Anthony Chiaramonte; Rev. John Kirwin; Rev. Thomas Lawless; Rev. Thomas Morrette.

Priests Retirement Committee: Tel: (518) 453-6643
Chair: Rev. John T. Provost. Members: Rev. Joseph Anselment, Rev. Winston Bath, Rev. James Clark; Very Rev. Mark Cunningham; Rev. Joseph Dworak; Rev. James Lefebvre; Rev. Richard Leskovar; Rev. John Moyna; Rev. Erwin Schweigardt; Ex Officio: Mr. John Hutchinson and Rev. David Berberian.

Ministers to Retired Priests: Rev. Paul Cox, Rev. George St. John, Rev. Barry Lonergan

Clergy Compensation Committee: Rev. Erwin Schweigardt, Chair, Rev. James Belogi, Rev. Paul Butler, Rev. George Fleming, Rev. Dominic Isopo, Rev. Robert Longobucco, Rev David V. Berberian, Rev. Thomas Morrette, Rev. David Noone, Rev. Erwin Schweigardt, Rev. Christopher Welch, and Advisory: Mr. Richard Farrell.