Team Members

Brother Thomas Banacki, SA

Guardian of Chapel of Our Savior Friary and Manager of the Chapel Gift Store.
Fr. Jose Delgado SA

Fr. Jose Delgado, SA

Director of Vocations and Formation in Lima, Peru.

Fr. David Fitzgerald, SA

In residence at St. Paul Friary at Graymoor.
Father Jim Gardiner, SA

Fr. James Gardiner, SA

Director of Special Projects at the Franciscan Monastery of the Holy Land in America. Chair of the Washington Archdiocesan Holy Land Committee.

Brother Gerard Hand, SA

Br. Gerard retired to the Friars’ house at Waverly Place in New York City
Fr. Joseph Hiramatsu SA

Fr. Joseph Hiramatsu, SA

Regional Minister, Pastor of St. Joseph Parish

Chairperson of the Board of Directors of St. Joseph School in Tsurumi
Br. Daniel Houde

Brother Daniel Houde, SA

Graymoor Book and Gift Center

Fr. Elias Mallon, SA

External Affairs Officer for CNEWA

Involved in the Roman Catholic/Christian-Muslim dialogue and issues of interreligious cooperation for conflict transformation.

Brother Joseph F. O’Gara, SA

Healthcare Coordinator for the Friars.
Br. John O'Hara

Brother John O’Hara, SA

Lectures on the Expression of One’s Spirituality through Photographic Process.
Fr. Tom Orians SA

Fr. Thomas Orians, SA

In residence at St. Paul Friary at Graymoor.

Fr. David Poirier, SA

Associate Pastor at the Chapel of Our Savior in Brockton, MA. Organizes the Annual Halifax Paul Wattson Lecture which features speakers on interreligious and ecumenical topics.
Fr. James Puglisi SA

Fr. James Puglisi, SA

In residence at St. Paul Friary at Graymoor.
Fr. Charles Sharon SA

Fr. Charles Sharon, SA

Serves as Secretary General, Treasurer, and the Friars’ Personnel Director.
Fr. Bob Warren SA

Fr. Robert Warren, SA


Father Warren truly exemplifies the Franciscan spirit.
Fr. Brian Terry SA

Fr. Brian F. Terry, SA

Elected Minister General and re-elected in 2019.
Fr. James Loughran SA

Fr. James Loughran, SA

Serves as Director of the Graymoor Ecumenical & Interreligious Institute.

Fr. Timothy MacDonald, SA

Serves as Rector of Sant’Onofrio Church in Rome, Acting Director of the Centro Pro Unione, and Guardian of Convento Sant’Onofrio.
Fr. Dan Callahan SA

Fr. Daniel Callahan, SA

Currently serves as the Friars’ Mission Effectiveness Officer and Guardian of St. Paul Friary at Graymoor.
Fr. Robert Langone SA

Fr. Robert Langone, SA

Serves as Pastor of St. Joan of Arc Church in Toronto.