Virginia Catholic Conference Management Committee

Most Rev. Michael F. Burbidge,
Bishop, Diocese of Arlington

Most Rev. Francis X. DiLorenzo, D.D.,S.T.D., Bishop, Diocese of Richmond

Most Rev. Paul S. Loverde
D.D., S.T.L., J.C.L.,Bishop Emeritus, Diocese of Arlington

Jeffrey F. Caruso, J.D.
Executive Director, Virginia Catholic Conference

Rev. Thomas Ferguson
Vicar General and Moderator of the Curia, Diocese of Arlington

Dale Fickett                      Executive Director, RVA Works

Soren Johnson
Special Assistant to the Bishop   for Evangelization and Media,  Diocese of Arlington

Janet Vestal Kelly             Principal, Cardinal Consulting, LLC

Robert J. Smith, Esq.            RJSmith Legal Counselors, PLLC

August Wallmeyer                    President, August Wallmeyer Communications, Ltd.


About Us


Kevin GIlbert Mauer, Associate Director                 

Kevin Gilbert Mauer joined the Conference in November 2016, coming from Salt Lake City, Utah, where he worked as regional field director of a congressional campaign.


Mr. Mauer also spent two years as pastoral intern for Badger Catholic and St. Paul University Catholic Center in Madison, Wisconsin. In this role he provided university students with opportunities to serve based on the tenets of Catholic social teaching, and co-founded Vita Pura, an award-winning sustainability and community-building initiative.


Mr. Mauer speaks fluent French and holds a bachelor’s degree in anthropology from the University of Wisconsin.