Executive Office

Catholic Charities Executive Office houses administrative functions to support the Catholic Charities agencies operating throughout the fourteen counties of the Albany Diocese. The Executive Office includes:            

Vincent W. Colonno, Chief Executive Officer

  • Administration – Mary Pat Hickey, Chief of Staff
  • Fiscal – Michael Lawler, Chief Financial Officer/Chief Operating Officer
  • Programs & Services – Jack Simeone, PhD, Chief Program Officer
  • Corporate Compliance – Cathy Krom, Compliance Officer & HIPAA Privacy
  • Marketing & Communications - Eileen Spath, Manager
  • Development – Kate Qualters, Director
  • Human Resources – Carmel Foltan, Director
  • Community Partnerships – Sister Betsy Van Deusen, CSJ, Director
  • Special Projects - Jackie Gentile, Coordinator
  • Property Development - Thomas Coates, Director