Parish Staff

Staff at St. Augustine & Ascension


Father John Williamson
Pastor
Father John A. Williamson is pastor at St. Augustine Church and Ascension Parish. Father John grew up in Perry Hall, MD, and attended St. Joseph in Fullerton, he then went on to Loyola Blakefield and then Mt. St. Mary’s University. Father John completed his graduate and seminary studies at Catholic University of America in Washington, DC. Father John was ordained in 2000 and was an associate pastor at St. Jane Frances de Chantal, the Cathedral of Mary our Queen and Catholic Community of South Baltimore where he later became administrator. Father John was named pastor of Church of the Ascension in Halethorpe in 2008, and now pastor of St. Augustine, as well, in 2011. Father John is very excited about working in a parish with so many young people and so much vitality and growth.
Email the Pastor.

Cathy Carlin
Coordinator of Religious Education
410-796-8150 ext. 15 or via email.

Deacon Intern Trey Hayden

Bonnie Kabara
Music Director at Ascension
email

Paul Lavin
Parish Music and Choir Director at St. Augustine

Viktor Nowack
Youth & Young Adult Ministry, Religious Education
410-796-2720 x22 or via email.

Deacon Robert Smith
email

Bob Sutliff
Pastoral Associate
email

Mary Jane Thomas
Coordinator of Bereavement and Pastoral Care
410-564-2395 or via email.

Deacon Thomas J. Yannuzzi
email

Parish Support Staff

Roxanne Bernhardt
Administrative Assistant at Ascension

Kevin Bishop
Facilities Manager at St. Augustine
email

Kim Brown
Parish Religious Education Secretary at St. Augustine
email

Ruth Carmichael
Parish Kitchen Manager at St. Augustine
email

Diane Hodges
Secretary at St. Augustine
410-796-1520 ext. 10 or via email.

Mark Mangus
Facilities Manager at Ascension

Brenda Miller
Secretary at Ascension
email

Dottie Neubauer
Administrative Assistant at St. Augustine
email

Donna Pecoraro
Rectory Office Receptionist at St. Augustine
email

Patricia Schratz
Principal at St. Augustine

POINTS OF CONTACT for PARISH ACTIVITIES

Messages can be left for these points of contacts by e-mail at ascebalt@msn.com or through the Parish Center at 410-242-2292.

GROUP CONTACT PERSON
ALTAR SERVERS SHAWN CARLIN
(410) 207-9261 or shawncarlin1985@gmail.com
BAPTISMAL PREPARATION DEACON BOB SMITH
CANTORS BONNIE KABARA
CATECHISTS CATHY CARLIN
CHOIR BONNIE KABARA
CONFIRMATION VIKTOR NOWAK
EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS ROXANNE BERNHARDT
EVANGELIZATION AND OUTREACH BOB SUTLIFF
FAMILY & CHILDREN’S MINISTRY LAURIE KAPLAN & ANDREA SEURKAMP familyandfaith2@gmail.com
GIRL SCOUTS ANDREA LAWRENCE
KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS ST.JOHN NEUMANN COUNCIL
LECTORS FATHER JOHN WILLIAMSON
LITURGY COMMITTEE TOM PUGH
MARRIAGE PREPARATION CATHY CARLIN
BOB SUTLIFF
MEN’S CLUB BILL MILLER
MOMMY & ME AMY BORSH
OUR DAILY BREAD OF ASCENSION YVONNE LOVERDE
OUR DAILY BREAD OF ST. AUGUSTINE DAWN WEGLEIN
PASTORAL COUNCIL STEVEN SHEMENSKI
R.C.I.A. BOB SUTLIFF
RELIGIOUS EDUCATION CATHY CARLIN
SOCIAL CONCERNS BOB SUTLIFF
SODALITY OF ASCENSION EMMA MCINTYRE
SODALITY OF ST. AUGUSTINE CAROL BATEMAN
SPECIAL NEEDS FAITH FORMATION MICHELE POLIGARDO
(443)691-2356 or snfaithformation@gmail.com
USHERS FR. JOHN WILLIAMSON
WOMEN IN THE NEW EVANGELIZATION CATHY CARLIN
(410)796-8150 or cathy@staugustinechurch.org
YOUR MARRIAGE MATTERS MINISTRY CATHY CARLIN
(410)796-8150 or cathy@staugustinechurch.org
YOUTH MINISTRY VIKTOR NOWAK
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