Diocesan Respect for Life Commission Members

Ex Officio

Most Reverend Oscar A. Solis, Bishop of the Diocese of Salt Lake City

Director of Marriage and Family Life: Crystal Painter

Rev. Samuel Dinsdale, Spiritual Director for the Commission

 

Deanery Representatives

Kristin Hurd, Northern Deanery Representative

Christopher Smith, Salt Lake Representative

Paula Terry, Wasatch Deanery Representative

Tom Crary, Southwestern Deanery Representative

Rosario Cano, Eastern Deanery Representative

 

Appointed

Christina Malloy

Tina Pisenti

Donna Masek

Casey Pond

Rev. Jacek Buda, O.P.

Rev. Joseph Delka

Deacon Greg Werking

TBD, Chair

Diocesan Respect for Life Commission Objectives & Responsibilities

The Diocesan Respect Life Commission coordinates activities of the pastoral plan within the diocese. The volunteer commission is headed by the diocesan Marriage and Family Life director, a person appointed by and responsible to the diocesan bishop. Its membership, in addition to the diocesan Marriage and Family Life director, includes a chairperson, several appointed members as well as an appointed priest who acts as the commission's Spiritual Director.

The objectives and responsibilities of the Respect Life Commission, Deanery Representatives within the Commission, and Parish Respect Life Committees and Chairs as well as other Diocesan Clergy and Lay Members, can be found in this document-

Diocesan Respect Life Commission Objectives

The Diocesan Respect Life Commission Chairperson Objectives and Responsibilities can be found in this document-

Diocesan Respect Life Commission Chair Responsibilities

If you, or someone you know feel called to be a part of the Respect Life Commission as a member, or as a Chair/Co-Chair, please contact the Family Life Office to obtain a Nomination Form at crystal.painter@dioslc.org. Please note that all nominations must be approved by the individual's Pastor.