Members have a direct effect on how the organization operates. As a result, our focus is on Main Street, not Wall Street. Members elect our Board of Directors through the Branch system and vote on changes to our Bylaws.

Catholic Life Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors sets policy and direction for our organization. Delegates who attend our biennial convention elect Board members. These individuals, who come from all walks of life, may serve up to eight years in their elected position.

Front row: Secretary of the Board Dianne Shimek Cerny, Chair of the Board Felix Skarpa,

President/Chief Executive Officer J. Michael Belz, and Vice-Chair of the Board Dennis Matthiesen.

Back row: Roland DeWinne, Jr., Danny Nortman, John Raabe, Eva Martinez, and H. Allen Strickland.