Catholic Pastoral Centre Offices

Administrative Locations

The Nelson Chancery Office is closed.  The seat of the Diocese and the Cathedral of the Diocese remain in Nelson.


The business offices of the Diocese of Nelson, as of July 4, 2011,  are located in Kelowna.

Catholic Pastoral Centre
3665 Benvoulin Road
Kelowna, BC  V1W 4M7

Hours: 9 am - 4:30 pm

Receptionist: 250-448-2725

Fax: 1-866-964-3858 (Subject Line to read: Attention: “Recipient’s Name”)


Bishop Gregory J. Bittman
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Executive Assistant to the Bishop
Kim Jacobs
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Vicar General
Director of Safe Environment Office
Fr. Bart van Roijen
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Director of the Office of Faith Formation and Youth Ministry
Yvonne Valiant
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Superintendent of Catholic Independent Schools
Arthur Therrien
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Administrative Assistant for Schools/Faith Formation
Darlene Jackson
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Director of Financial Administration
Tom Burzuk
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Financial Administration Staff

Manager, Accounting Department
Cece Sinotte
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Payroll and Human Resources Manager, Accounting Department
Dinah Bepple 
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Accounting Assistant
Roland Krasznai  - Turn on JavaScript!   Extension: 260

Marina Smith  Pilgrimage of Faith AppealTurn on JavaScript!  Extension: 240

Safe Environment Office
Renée Burzuk (PT) - Turn on JavaScript! Extension: 225

Rev. Marcel Cote
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Diocesan Native Ministry
Rev. John Kellogg
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