Seminarian Division

Faculty & Staff

Very Rev. Daniel S. Leonard

Rector

  • S.T.L. Dogmatic Theology 1999 – Athenaeum Pontificium Regina Apostolorum
  • Ph.D. Philosophy 1997 – Pontifical Gregorian University
  • Ph.L. Philosophy 1990 – Pontifical Gregorian University
  • B.Phil. Philosophy 1988 – Pontifical Gregorian University
Very Rev. Daniel S. Leonard

Contact

303.282.3427
father.leonard@archden.org




Rev. Jason Wallace

Vice-Rector | Formation Advisor

  • S.T.L. Sacred Theology 2006 – Athenaeum Pontificium Regina Apostolorum
  • B.Phil. Philosophy 2001 – Athenaeum Pontificium Regina Apostolorum
Rev. Jason Wallace

Contact

303.282.3423
father.wallace@archden.org




Rev. Luis Granados, D.C.J.M.

Academic Dean | Associate Professor

J. Francis Cardinal Stafford Chair of Moral Theology

  • S.T.D. Sacred Theology 2010 – John Paul II Pontifical Institute for Studies on Marriage and Family
  • S.T.L. Sacred Theology 2007 – John Paul II Pontifical Institute for Studies on Marriage and Family
  • S.T.M. Theology 2005 – San Damaso University, Madrid
  • B.A./M.A. Pharmacy 2001 – St. Paul University – CEU, Madrid

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Rev. Luis Granados, D.C.J.M.

Contact

303.715.3184
father.granados@archden.org




Rev. Daniel Barron, OMV

Director, Spiritual Formation

  • M.A. Systematic Theology 1996 – St. John Seminary, Boston
  • M.Div. 1996 – St. John Seminary, Boston
  • B.A. Philosophy 1991 – Our Lady of Grace Seminary, Boston

Contact

303.282.3411
father.barron@archden.org




John Bishop

Lecturer

  • Ph.D. Moral & Systematic Theology Candidate – Catholic University of America
  • M.A. Philosophy emphasis in Metaphysics 2014– Baylor University
  • B.A. Philosophy & Economics 2012 – Benedictine College

 

John Bishop

Contact

303.282.3427
john.bishop@archden.org




Rev. Matthew Book, V.F.

Lecturer

  • S.T.L. Sacred Theology, Liturgy & Sacraments 2017 – Liturgical Institute at University of St. Mary of the Lake
  • Studied Pontificia Accademia Ecclesiastica, Italy 2012 – Università per Stranieri
  • Studied Canon Law 2012– Pontifical Lateran University
  • S.T.B. Sacred Theology 2012 – St. John Vianney Theological Seminary
  • M.A. Engineering 2000 – Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering 1987 – Marquette University

 

Rev. Matthew Book, V.F.

Contact

303.973.3969
father.book@archden.org




Rev. Jose Antonio Caballero

Assistant Professor

  • Ph.D. Theology 2008 – Athenaeum Pontificium Regina Apostolorum
  • S.T.L. Sacred Scripture 2001 – Pontifical Biblical Institute
  • S.T.L. Dogmatic Theology 1997 – Athenaeum Pontificium Regina Apostolorum
  • S.T.L. Licentiate in Sacred Theology 1997 – Athenaeum Pontificium Regina Apostolorum
  • Ph.L. Philosophy 1995 – Pontifical Gregorian University

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Rev. Jose Antonio Caballero

Contact

303.282.3437
father.caballero@archden.org




Rev. Thomas Cannon, OMV

Spiritual Director

  • M.A. Theology 2011 – St. John Seminary, Boston, MA
  • M.B.A. Business Administration 1994 – University of Colorado, Denver
  • B.S. Geological Engineering 1987 – Colorado School of Mines
Rev. Thomas Cannon, OMV

Contact

303.282.3410
father.cannon@archden.org




Rev. Giovanni Capucci

Lecturer | Judicial Vicar, Metropolitan Tribunal & Office of Canonical Affairs | Vice Rector of Redemptoris Mater

  • J.C.D. Canon Law 2012 – San Pio X Canon Law Faculty
  • J.C.L. Canon Law 2009 –  San Pio X Canon Law Faculty
  • S.T.B. Sacred Theology 2003 – Pontifical Lateran University
  • M.Div. 2003 – St. John Vianney Theology Seminary
  • B.A. Philosophy (major) Religious Studies (minor) 2002 – Regis University
  • B.Phil. Philosophy 2001 – Pontifical Lateran University
Rev. Giovanni Capucci

Contact

303.715.3148
father.capucci@archden.org




Rev. Daniel Cardo, S.C.V.

Assistant Professor

Pope Benedict XVI Chair of Liturgical Studies

  • Ph.D. Theology 2015 – Liverpool Hope University
  • S.T.L. Sacred Theology 2006 – Pontifical Bolivarian University of Medellin
  • S.T.B. Sacred Theology 2002 – Pontifical Bolivarian University of Medellin

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Rev. Daniel Cardo, S.C.V.

Contact

303.781.6093
father.cardo@archden.org




Rev. Michael Carvill, F.S.C.B.,V.F.

Lecturer

  • S.T.L. Theology of Marriage and Family 1999 – John Paul II Institute for Studies of Marriage and Family
  • S.T.B. Theology 1989 – Angelicum: Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas
  • S.T.B. Philosophy 1985 – Pontifical Gregorian University
Rev. Michael Carvill, F.S.C.B.,V.F.

Contact

303.469.5171
father.carvill@archden.org




Rev. William Clemence

Lecturer, Rector Redemptoris Mater Missionary Seminary

  • S.T.L. Theology & Patristic Studies 2018 – Institutum Patristicum Augustinianum
  • S.T.B. Theology 2013 – St. John Vianney Theology Seminary
  • M.Div. 2013 – St. John Vianney Theology Seminary
  • B.Phil. 2006 – St. John Vianney Theology Seminary
Rev. William Clemence

Contact

303.733.2220
father.clemence@archden.org




Rev. Gregory Cleveland, O.M.V

Lecturer

  • M.A Spiritual Theology 1994 – St. John’s School of Theology
  • M.Div. 1994 – St. John’s School of Theology
  • Certificate, Oblates of the Virgin Mary Philosophical Studies & Liberal Arts Program 1989 – Our Lady of Grace Seminary
  • B.S. Business Administration, Concentration: Marketing 1983 -University of Illinois
Rev. Gregory Cleveland, O.M.V

Contact

303.292.1498
father.cleveland@archden.org




Ma. Lourdes Clever

Lecturer, Spanish Enrichment Program

  • M.A Spanish 2011– University of Colorado, Denver
  • Graduate Studies, Mass Media & Education 1984 – Ruhr University Bochum
  • C2 Level Advanced German Course 1982 – Goethe Institute
  • B.A. Social Communication, Educational Communications 1981 – Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana
Ma. Lourdes Clever

Contact

303.282.3427
lourdes.clever@archden.org




Dr. Gregory Creed

Lecturer

  • Ph.D. Counselor Education & Supervisions 2006 – University of Norther Colorado
  • M.A. Community Counseling, Marriage & Family Emphasis 1999 – University of Northern Colorado
  • B.A. Business Management & Spanish 1986 – McPherson College
  • Junior Year Study Abroad, 1988 – University of Granada, Granada Spain
Dr. Gregory Creed

Contact

303.282.3427
gregory.creed@archden.org




Dr. Alan Fimister

Assistant Professor

  • S.T.L. Theology 2014 – International Theological Institute, Austria
  • G.D.L. Law 2008 – Northumbria University
  • Ph.D. History 2007 – Aberdeen University
  • S.T.M. Theology 2002 – International Theological Institute, Austria
  • M.A. Philosophy & Theology 1999 – Oxford University, Exeter College
  • M.A. History 1997 – Oxford University, Hertford College
Dr. Alan Fimister

Contact

303.282.3439
alan.fimister@archden.org




Rev. Emilio Franchomme

Instructor

  • M.Div. 2004 – St. John Vianney Theological Seminary
  • S.T.B. Sacred Theology 2004 – Pontifical Lateran University
  • B.Phil. Philosophy 2001 – Pontifical Lateran University
  • B.A. Philosophy 1998 – Regis University, Denver
  • Laurea. Ancient Literatures 1998 – University of Salerno
Rev. Emilio Franchomme

Contact

303.715.3170
father.franchomme@archden.org




Ma. Martha Hernandez de la Garza

Lecturer, Spanish Enrichment Program

  • Certified Instructor in Teaching Proficiency through Reading & Story Telling 2020- TPRS
  • M.A. Spanish 2012 – University of Colorado Denver
  • B.A. Spanish 2009 – University of Colorado Colorado Springs
Ma. Martha Hernandez de la Garza

Contact

303.282.3427
martha.hernandez@archden.org




Rev. Andreas Hoeck

Professor

Chair of Sacred Scripture

  • S.S.D. Sacred Scripture 2001 – Pontifical Biblical Institute (Rome)
  • S.S.L. Sacred Scripture 1997 – Pontifical Biblical Institute (Rome) & École Biblique et Archéologique Française (Jerusalem)
  • S.T.B. Sacred Theology 1992 – Institutum Sapientiae (Anápolis, Brazil)
  • B.Phil. Philosophy 1987 – Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas / Angelicum (Rome)

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Rev. Andreas Hoeck

Contact

303.282.3443
father.hoeck@archden.org




Dr. Jonathan Krause, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

  • Ph.D. Philosophy 2015 – The Catholic University of America
  • M.A. Philosophy 2006 – The Catholic University of America
  • B.A. Philosophy & Psychology 1995 –  St. Cloud State University
Dr. Jonathan Krause, Ph.D.

Contact

303.282.3437
jonathan.krause@archden.org




Msgr. Ken Leone

Spiritual Director

  • M.Div. 1967 – St. Thomas Seminary, Denver
  • S.T.B. Sacred Theology 1967 – St. Thomas Seminary, Denver
Msgr. Ken Leone

Contact

303.282.3418
msgr.leone@archden.org




Dr. Thomas McLaughlin

Director, Pre-Theology Cycle | Associate Professor

  • Ph.D. Philosophy 2001 – University of St. Thomas, Houston
  • M.A. Philosophy 1994 – University of St. Thomas, Houston
  • B.A. Psychology 1980 – University of Texas
Dr. Thomas McLaughlin

Contact

303.282.3367
tom.mclaughlin@archden.org




Rev. Daniel Moloney

Lecturer

  • S.T.B. Sacred Theology 2007 – Pontifical University Holy Cross
  • Ph.D. Philosophy 2004 – University of Notre Dame
  • M.A. Philosophy 2004 – University of Notre Dame
  • B.A. Religious Studies 1994 – Yale University
Rev. Daniel Moloney

Contact

303.282.3427
father.moloney@archden.org




Rev. John Nepil

Formation Advisor | Assistant Professor

  • S.T.D. Sacred Theology 2019 – Pontifical University of the Holy Cross
  • S.T.L. Sacred Theology 2017 – Pontifical University of the Holy Cross
  • M.Div. 2011 – St. John Vianney Theological Seminary
  • S.T.B. Sacred Theology 2011 – Pontifical Lateran University
  • B.Phil. Philosophy 2007 – St. John Vianney Seminary
  • B.A. Philosophy 2007 – Regis University

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Rev. John Nepil

Contact

303.715.3340
father.nepil@archden.org




Mr. Charles Nolen

Director of Sacred Music and Organist | Instructor

  • M.M. Organ Performance 2008 – University of Memphis
  • B.A. Organ 2002 – Rhodes College
Mr. Charles Nolen

Contact

303.282.3447
charles.nolen@archden.org




Rev. Jose Noriega, D.C.J.M.

Lecturer

  • S.T.D. Sacred Theology 1999 – Pontificio Istituto Giovanni Paelo II
  • S.T.L. Sacred Theology 1993 – Pontificio Universidad del Norte de España
  • S.T.B. Sacred Theology 1991 – Pontificio Universidad del Norte de España
Rev. Jose Noriega, D.C.J.M.

Contact

303.282.3427
father.noriega@archden.org




Rev. Angel Perez-Lopez

Associate Professor

  • S.T.L. Moral Theology 2013 – Pontifical University of the Holy Cross
  • Ph.D. Philosophy 2012 – Pontifical University of the Holy Cross
  • Ph.L. Licentiate Philosophy 2010 – Pontifical University of the Holy Cross
  • M.Div. 2005 – St. John Vianney Theological Seminary
  • S.T.B. Sacred Theology 2005 – Pontifical Lateran University
  • B.Phil. 2000 – St. John Vianney Theological Seminary
Rev. Angel Perez-Lopez

Contact

303.282.3426
father.perez@archden.org




Rev. Israel Perez-Lopez

Lecturer

  • Ph.D. Philosophy 2016 – Pontifical University of the Holy Cross
  • Ph.L. Ethics & Anthropology 2013 – Pontifical University of the Holy Cross
  • S.T.B. Sacred Theology 2006 – San Fulgencio Seminary
Rev. Israel Perez-Lopez

Contact

303.282.3427
father.israel.perez@archden.org




Hung Pham

Lecturer

  • M.Div. 2011 – Jesuit School of Theology
  • B.A. Theology & European Studies 2007 – Loyola Marymount University
Hung Pham

Contact

303.715.3162
hung.pham@archden.org




Dr. Alphonso Pinto

Director, Theology Cycle | Associate Professor

  • S.T.D. Dogmatic Theology 2008 – Pontifical University of the Holy Cross
  • S.T.L. Dogmatic Theology 2005 – Pontifical University of the Holy Cross
  • M.A. Sacred Scripture 2003 – Christendom College, Front Royal, VA
  • B.A. Theology 2000 – Christendom College, Front Royal, VA
Dr. Alphonso Pinto

Contact

303.282.3310
alphonso.pinto@archden.org




Rev. Michael Rapp

Lecturer

  • S.S.D. Sacred Scripture Candidate – Pontifical Biblical Institute, Rome
  • S.S.L. Sacred Scripture 2015 –Pontifical Biblical Institute, Rome
  • M.Div. 2010 – Saint John Vianney Theological Seminary
  • S.T.B. Theology 2010 – Saint John Vianney Theological Seminary
  • B.Phil. Philosophy 2006 – Saint John Vianney Theological Seminary
  • B.A. Philosophy 2006 – Regis University, Denver, CO
Rev. Michael Rapp

Contact

303.282.3427
father.rapp@archden.org




Rev. Mr. Robert Rinne

  • M.P.A. Public Administration 2002 – University of Colorado
  • B.A. Public Administration 1999 – University of Colorado
  • B.A. Criminal Justice, Fire Service 1996 – Metropolitan State College
  • A.A. Criminal Justice 1992 – Red Rocks Community College
Rev. Mr. Robert Rinne

Contact

303.715.3197
deacon.rinne@archden.org




Rev. Gary Selin

Formation Advisor | Associate Professor

  • S.T.D. Sacred Theology 2011 – Catholic University of America
  • S.T.L. Sacred Theology 2006 – Catholic University of America
  • M.Div. 2003 – St. John Vianney Seminary
  • S.T.B. Sacred Theology 2003 – Pontifical Lateran University
  • M.A. Theology 1999 – Pontifical Faculty of the Immaculate Conception
  • B.A. Liberal Arts 1989 – Thomas Aquinas College

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Rev. Gary Selin

Contact

303.282.3400
father.selin@archden.org




Dr. Susan Selner-Wright

Associate Professor

Archbishop Charles Chaput Chair of Philosophy

  • Ph.D. Philosophy 1992 – Catholic University of America
  • M.A. Philosophy 1986 – Catholic University of America
  • B.A. Liberal Studies 1983 – University of Notre Dame

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Dr. Susan Selner-Wright

Contact

303.282.3416
susan.selner-wright@archden.org




Rev. Braden Wagner

Formation Advisor

  • M.Div. 2011 – St. John Vianney Theological Seminary
  • S.T.B. Sacred Theology 2011 – Pontifical Lateran University
  • B.S. Business Administration 2004 – University of Colorado
Rev. Braden Wagner

Contact

303.715.3145
father.wagner@archden.org




Dr. Terrence C. Wright

Associate Professor

  • Ph.D. Philosophy 1992 – Bryn Mawr College
  • M.A. Philosophy 1982 – Villanova University
  • B.A. Philosophy 1980 – St. Vincent College
Dr. Terrence C. Wright

Contact

303.282.3428
terry.wright@archden.org




Rev. Eric Zegeer

Lecturer

  • D. Min. 2022 – Aquinas Institute of Theology
  • M.A. Theology 2005 – St. Vincent de Paul Regional Seminary
  • M.Div. 2005 – St. Vincent de Paul Regional Seminary
  • B.A. Theology & Philosophy 1999 – Franciscan University of Steubenville
  • Pre-Theology Certificate 2000 – St. John Vianney College Seminary
  • Certificate Summer Seminarian Program 2003 – Creighton University, Institute for Priestly Formation
Rev. Eric Zegeer

Contact

303.282.3427
father.zegeer@archden.org




Staff




Val Carey

Director of Operations & Administration

Assistant to Very Rev. Daniel Leonard, Rector

 

Val Carey

Contact

303.282.3427
val.carey@archden.org




Tamara Conley

Reference Librarian

  • M.L.I.S. Library and Information Science 2010 – University of Denver
  • B.S. Journalism 1992 – University of Colorado at Boulder
Tamara Conley

Contact

303.715.3146
tamara.conley@archden.org




Cindy Dhority

Chef

Cindy Dhority

Contact

303.715.3172
cindy.dhority@archden.org




Sabrina Davis

Pastry Chef

Sabrina Davis

Contact

303.282.3172
sabrina.davis@archden.org




Vanesa Garcia

FInancial Administrator

Vanesa Garcia

Contact

303.715.3199
vanesa.garcia@archden.org




Dr. David Kovacs

Director of Psychological Services

  • Psy.D. Psychology 2016 – Institute for Psychological Sciences
  • M.S. Clinical Psychology 2013 – Institute for Psychological Sciences
  • B.Phil. Philosophy 2002 – Pontifical Athenaeum Regina Apostolorum
Dr. David Kovacs

Contact

303.282.3434
dave.kovacs@archden.org




Patty Lunder

Institutional Coordinator

B.A. Human Communications 1988 – Regis University

Patty Lunder

Contact

303.282.3328
patty.lunder@archden.org




Joseph McGrail

Library Circulation Assistant

  • B.A. English / Writing 1983 – George Mason University, Fairfax
Joseph McGrail

Contact

303.715.3228
joseph.mcgrail@archden.org




Jennifer Murphy

Library Cataloger

  • M.L.I.S. Library and Information Science 2011 – University of Denver
  • M.B.A. Business Administration 1993 – Regis University
  • B.A. Mass Communications 1993 – University of Denver
Jennifer Murphy

Contact

303.715.3234
jennifer.murphy@archden.org




Denise Seery

Registrar

  • B.A. Secondary Education 1988 – University of Montana, Missoula
  • B.S. Business 1988 – University of Montana, Missoula
Denise Seery

Contact

303.282.3414
denise.seery@archden.org




Stephen Sweeney

Library Director

  • M.L.I.S. Library and Information Science 2007 – University of Denver
  • B.S. Business Administration 1999 – Regis University
  • B.A. Religious Studies 1999 – Regis University
Stephen Sweeney

Contact

303.715.3192
stephen.sweeney@archden.org




Darci Swain

Administrative Assistant

Darci Swain

Contact

303.282.3456
darci.swain@archden.org




Jerry Swain

Director of Facilities

Jerry Swain

Contact

303.282.3318
jerry.swain@archden.org




Dr. Elizabeth Walker

Staff Psychologist

  • Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology 2000  – University of California, Los Angeles
  • M.A. in Clinical Psychology 1996 – University of California, Los Angeles
  • B.A. in Psychology 1995 – University of Notre Dame