Catholic Charities Board of Directors

The Board of Directors of Catholic Charities, Diocese of Arlington, is a governing body comprised of lay persons and clergy appointed by the Bishop of the Diocese of Arlington. The Board is responsible for managing all Catholic Charities programs in harmony with Canon Law and with the policies and guidance put forth by the Diocese of Arlington.

The Board exercises general management and control of the agency’s affairs, implements policies, safeguards the agency’s assets, and performs other tasks outlined in the Catholic Charities by-laws in carrying out its fiduciary responsibilities.

Most Reverend Michael F. Burbidge
Bishop of Arlington


Kelly McKeague

Kelly McGinn
Vice Chairman

John Reiter

Virginia Colwell

Very Rev. Robert C. Cilinski
Episcopal Vicar for Charitable Works
Ex-Officio Member


E.W. Sean Ballington 
Anne M. Biedscheid
Donald J. Brideau, Jr.
Alberto Calimano
Rev. Thomas P. Ferguson
Lianna Bennett Haidar
Ingrid Parris-Hicklin
Gregory Patrick
Very Rev. Patrick L. Posey, V.F.
Rev. Donald J. Rooney 
William Schuyler
Paul Schott Stevens
Monica J. Summitt
Julie Theobald


Stephen J. Carattini
200 N. Glebe Rd. Suite 250
Arlington, VA 22203