Oakland English Cursillo Secretariat

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What is the Secretariat?

The Secretariat is the administrative organizational arm of the Oakland English Cursillo Movement. Each Cursillo Movement (English, Hispanic, Filipino, etc.) within the Oakland Catholic Diocese has its own Secretariat. The responsibility of the Secretariat is to insure that the Cursillo Movement is alive and well and following the guidelines of the founding fathers.

The Officers of the Oakland English Cursillo Secretariat meet on the fourth Tuesday of every month.

To contact the Oakland English Cursillo Secretariat, you can email the Lay Director.

Current Secretariat Officers:

Lay Director: Mary Kessler
Associate Lay Director: Bob Lanuza
Secretary: Andrea Limb
Treasurer: Geri Cooney
Pre-Cursillo Chairperson: Sean Meade
Cursillo Weekend Co-Chairpersons: Marlene Wilson
  Craig Wilson
Post Cursillo Committee: Kelleen Bush
  Nita Volker
  Anne Black
Communications Chairpersons: Francine Peters
  Chuck Pratto
School of Leaders Chairperson: Roberta Santiago
School of Leaders Advisors: Michelle Gomez
  Greg Gomez
Music Co-Chairpersons: Rich Viverette
  Rafael Palacios
Past Lay Director: Heidi Shelton
Palanca Chairperson: Geri Tong
Registrar: Denise Jin
Website: Chris Lang
Spiritual Director: Fr. Leo Edgerly