Parish Staff

Staff Directory

Rev. Carl Schmitt: Pastor. Preaching, Presiding, Pastoral Care and Teaching are the four pillars of ministry through which God calls me to serve collegially, as a disciple, with others in the name of Jesus.






DcnBudDeacon Bud Klister: I am a permanent Deacon. Responsibilities include: Visit hospital and nursing home patients and prison inmates. Assist and preach at Masses. Preside at marriages, baptisms, communion, funeral, and prayer services. Participate as a team member of the RCIA process and baptism classes.





Patricia “Patty” Vande Voort: I am the Administrator of Business & Stewardship. I assist Father Bob by managing and coordinating all the business of the parish by actively participating with the councils and committees to carry out the mission of the parish. Responsibilities include financial, stewardship, personnel, facilities, cemeteries and communication administration.




Sarah Groth-Elmer: Building relationships with our middle and high school youth by investing in what they care about with the hopes that they will come to care about what we do: a personal and active relationship with Jesus lived out in the life of the Catholic Church. 






Tim Singler: I oversee the Faith Formation program as the Director of Religious Education. I work specifically with the high school program, Confirmation, and adult education.





Bridget Nyarko: I am the Faith Formation Coordinator who oversees grades 1-8. I feel called to educate others about Jesus, discipleship, and the new evangelization.





Leah Ackley: My husband Joe and I and our four children have been members here going on seven years. Last summer I accepted the role as Coordinator of Pastoral Care Ministries and began a Family Life Ministries team for Holy Spirit Parish as well. My position includes coordinating the Care Ministry team and the sacramental/pastoral needs of our homebound parishioners; registration and welcoming new members and their families; baptism preparation; and enhancing the experience of our parish families with supportive programming and events for children, their parents, and married couples.





Margaret Franz: I am the Liturgical Ministry Coordinator. 







Joan Boots: I am the Account Clerk/Bookkeeper, responsible for the timely and accurate reporting of accounting procedures relative to invoicing, payroll, receipts, payables, bank reconciliations and financial reports.





Sara Van Heuklon: I am the Executive Assistant to Fr. Bob & Patty Vande Voort. Duties include calendaring, meeting agendas, and parishioner correspondence. I am the contact for marriage preparation couples, employment paperwork, background checks, and VIRTUS training for parish and school, and processing facility rentals. I am Coordinator of Sunday Suppers, Fish Fries, Parish Picnics, and other special events.



Jeanne Konwal: I am the Scrip Recordkeeper. I order/track Scrip, post Scrip credits earned, answer any Scrip questions 24/7, assist people in learning how to use virtual Scrip, update the Scrip portion of the parish website, create and update Scrip order forms, and run month-end financial reports. I also do bookkeeping for the parish and school and update forms as needed.




Sherrie Grogan: I am the Maintenance Supervisor of school and parish buildings and Sexton for Holy Name Cemetery. I am responsible for the general maintenance and upkeep of all the facilities, sell burial rights for the Holy Name Cemetery, and do the general lawn care at Holy Angels Cemetery.





Mary Zuleger: I am the Music Coordinator for our parish. I help select the music for Masses, play piano at Mass, schedule musicians, and other things that involve music.


The Darboy Church is located at:
W2796 Hwy. KK, Appleton, WI 54915

The Kimberly Church is located at:
600 E. Kimberly Ave., Kimberly, WI 54136