The Saint Joseph Parish Pastoral Council helps the parish fulfill its mission of continually embracing, celebrating and sharing the Good News of Jesus Christ by:
The Pastoral Council consists of the pastor, a member of the parish Finance Committee, and eight members of the parish who serve three-year terms.
The role of the Parish Finance Council is to help the parish fulfill its mission. The Finance Council advises the Pastor concerning all financial matters, works to maintain the financial well-being of the parish, reviews major parish expenditures and suggests cost savings procedures, assists the parish accountant and pastor in preparing the budget and financial reports required by the Archdiocese, and engages in long term financial planning.
Parish Buildings & Grounds Committee
The Parish Buildings and Grounds Committee assists the Pastor and Facilities Director in the care and maintenance of parish property. The Committee reviews contracts and proposals related to parish property, evaluates the condition of parish buildings, and proposes a schedule for needed maintenance and repair. The Committee seeks to be proactive and not simply react to situations that arise.
The Buildings & Grounds Committee consists of those with expertise related to construction, maintenance, architecture, etc.
The School Advisory Board provides guidance and advice to the Principal and the Pastor and advises them on the development of policy. Members serve the school by offering time and talent and so enable the school to fulfill its mission. Members of the Board are chosen because of their passion for Catholic education and the skills they are able to bring in fostering the growth and development of the parish school.