The Accounting and Finance Department’s mission includes safeguarding and growing the Diocese’s assets, establishing and maintaining a functioning set of policies and procedures, while ensuring compliance to audit and generally accepted accounting principles and ethical standards.
GENERAL DESCRIPTION –
The Accounting and Finance Department safeguards and administers the Diocese’s financial resources. The Department provides financial services and support to our parishes and schools.
WHO WE SERVE –
The Accounting and Finance Department serves the departments and staff at the Pastoral Center, the Orange Catholic Foundation, the Christ Catholic Cathedral Corporation, and the Christ Catholic Facilities Corporation, as well as the staff of the parishes and schools throughout our Diocese.
WHAT WE PROVIDE –
We provide support in the areas of accounting, finance and budgeting for both our internal departments and the above-mentioned entities.
Elizabeth Jensen, Chief Financial Officer
Sean Connolly, Controller
Kelly Lind, Director of Decision Support
Lisa Sison, Director of Decision Support, Schools
Ernie Garcia, Director of Business Affairs for Regional Schools
Ian Rangel, Pastoral Services Appeal (PSA) Manager
Sal Rodriguez, Director of Audit and Advisory Services
Janette Ramirez, Assistant Controller
Gabriela De La Torre, Senior Accountant
Daniel Catania, Senior Accountant
Gary Wondercheck, Payroll Manager
Alicia Grant, Executive Assistant