Catholic Leadership Institute is blessed to have the guidance and leadership of Catholic leaders from across the United States.

Our highly respected, accomplished, and faithful Board of Directors advises Catholic Leadership Institute on strategy, vision, and direction, provides oversight of the governance of the organization, ensures resources – including finances, philanthropy, and our most valuable resource: people, and serves as ambassadors of Catholic Leadership Institute in the community.

Mr. Timothy C. Flanagan, Philadelphia, PA

Mr. Richard T. Clark, Philadelphia, PA
Chairman of the Board

Mr. Daniel J. Cellucci, Philadelphia, PA
Chief Executive Officer

Board Members

John Corcoran

Mr. James D. Delaney
Philadelphia, PA

Mr. Ward Fitzgerald
Philadelphia, PA

Pam Giganti
Miami, FL

Mr. Larry Grypp
Cincinnati, OH

Mrs. Lori Mirek

Atherton, CA

Mrs. Bernarda A. Neal
Newport Beach, CA

Mr. Robert J. Neal
Newport Beach, CA

Mr. William S. Orosz, Chair Emeritus
Orlando, FL

Mrs. Martha E. Ortiz
Philadelphia, PA

Mr. Drew Peloubet
Tampa, FL

Arnie Schneider

Mr. Douglas P. Stephen
Orange, CA

Andrew Talley

Episcopal Advisory Board

Our honorable Episcopal Advisory Board provides us with guidance, wisdom, and support to ensure that our mission and services are meeting the current needs of the Church and are in full alignment with Church teaching.

Episcopal Moderator
Most Rev. Robert D. Gruss
Bishop of Saginaw

His Eminence Seán P. Cardinal O’Malley, O.F.M. Cap.
Archbishop of Boston

Most Rev. Robert P. Deeley
Bishop of Portland

Most Rev. Timothy E. Freyer
Bishop of Orange

Most Rev. José H. Gómez
Archbishop of Los Angeles

Most Rev. Ronald Hicks
Bishop of Joliet

Most Rev. Donald J. Hying
Bishop of Madison

Most Rev. Mark O’Connell, J.C.D.
Bishop of Boston

Most Rev. Gregory L. Parkes
Bishop of St. Petersburg

Most Rev. Nelson J. Pérez
Archbishop of Philadelphia

Most Rev. Kevin C. Rhoades
Bishop of Fort Wayne-South Bend

Most Rev. Alfred A. Schlert
Bishop of Allentown

Most Rev. David L. Toups
Bishop of Beaumont

Most Rev. John Nhàn Trần
Auxiliary Bishop of Atlanta

Most Rev. Joseph J. Tyson
Bishop of Yakima

Most Rev. Thomas G. Wenski
Archbishop of Miami

Most Rev. David A. Zubik
Bishop of Pittsburgh

National Advisory Board

The National Advisory Board, comprised of Task Force members and select philanthropic ambassadors for Catholic Leadership Institute, seeks to provide strategic advice and counsel so that the ministry of the CLI may be strengthened, and its support of the Church may be expanded.

His Eminence, Seán P. Cardinal O’Malley, Boston, MA

The Hon. Mel R. Martinez, Orlando, FL

Mr. Richard Clark, Doylestown, PA

Mr. Timothy J. Connors, Palo Alto, CA

Ms. Kathy S. Craft, Tulsa, OK

Mr. James M. Davis, Denver, CO

Mr. James & Mrs. Jacqueline Delaney, Philadelphia, PA

Mr. Jon G. Ferko, Springfield, VA

Mr. Terry P. Finley, Albany, NY

Mr. John & Mrs. Miki Ford, Orange, CA

Mr. Frank J. Hanna, III, Atlanta, GA

Mr. Steven Hater, Cincinnati, OH

Mr. Francis & Mrs. Gloria Kalman, Galveston-Houston, TX

Mr. Brett Kenefick, Orlando, FL

Mrs. Denise Kuprionis, Cincinnati, OH

Mr. Samuel B. LaVergne, Houston, TX

Mrs. Mary Liddell, Granger, IN

Admiral Thomas C. Lynch, Baltimore, MD

Admiral Michael G. Mullen, Baltimore, MD

Mr. Arthur W. Mullin, Philadelphia, PA

Mr. Christopher & Mrs. Carmi Murphy, South Bend, IN

Mr. Francis & Mrs. Diane Murphy, Tulsa, OK

Rev. Timothy Murphy, Pontotoc, MS

Mr. Robert & Mrs. Bernarda Neal, Newport Beach, CA

The Hon. R. James Nicholson, Arlington, VA

Mrs. Janice I. Obuchowski, Arlington, VA

Mr. & Mrs. Lusant Ordonez, Lake Mary, FL

Mr. William Orosz, Orlando, FL

Mr. Daniel Peate, Los Angeles, CA

Mr. Tim Ristoff, Orange, CA

Mr. Brian Rooney, Palm Beach, FL

Mr. Jason Shanks, Huntington, IN

Mr. Brian Shea, New York, NY

Mrs. Mary Lynn Silvestro, Hudson, OH

Mr. Doug Stephen, Orange, CA

Mrs. Tammy Tenaglia, Philadelphia, PA

Mr. Robert C. Weber, Hobe Sound, FL

PANO Accrediation

Catholic Leadership Institute is a recipient of the Pennsylvania Association of Nonprofit Organization's (PANO) Seal of Excellence for successfully completing their rigorous Standards for Excellence accreditation program. The Standards for Excellence offers tools and resources to empower nonprofits to meet the highest standards of governance, management, and operations.