Boards and Commissions


Parish Council
Keeps the parish vital in worship and communications by coordinating various commissions.  Parish Council meets four times a year and consists of the pastor, at-large members, and a representative from Administration, Religious Education Board, School Board, Service Commission and Worship Commission.


Erich Pavel 
Responsible to oversee the planning, providing for and supervising the financial affairs and physical properties of the parish.  Administration meets quarterly and consists of the pastor, the parish business manager and appointed members of the parish.

Worship Commission
Jenny Inserro 
Delivers and maintains a Spirit-filled environment through liturgy, music, environment and service to others.  Worship meets the second Tuesday of each month and consists of the pastoral associate and the coordinators of the liturgical ministries. 

Service Commission
 Tim and Irene Baker
Becoming a fully unified, faithful family through parishioners' involvement in various ministries. The Service Commission meets quarterly and consists of representatives from the various commissions, boards, ministries, and organizations of the parish.

School Board
 Marcia Phelps, President
Provide policy direction for the educational programs of the school in accord with intent and spirit policies of the Joliet Diocesan Board of Education.  The School Board meets monthly and consists of the pastor, the principal and at-large members of the school.

Athletic Board
Scott Reid, Athletic Director ~ Email 
Conducts sports programs and activities that foster and build confidence and self-esteem among students at St. Irene School.  Organizes athletic rosters, coaches, schedules and facilitiates play for cross-country, volleyball, basketball and track & field for boys and girls in grades 5-8.