The Administrative/Finance Council provides the Pastor with advice on administrative, property, financial and legal matters. In particular, the Finance Council provides financial analysis and financial planning advice to the Pastor. Reviews annual budget proposal of Pastoral Council, Staff, SAC and Commissions and determines feasibility based on estimated income. Consults with Pastoral Council regarding goals and priorities for pastoral ministry.
Recommends priorities for capital expenditures and the creation of a reserve fund to meet these expenditures, both short- and long-term. Develops and recommends methods of reducing costs and raising adequate revenue. Assists in Archbishop’s Annual Appeal and Parish Stewardship programs.
Contact: Dick Firsich, 2018 Chair; email: firstname.lastname@example.org or call (503) 747-6704