Public Relations and Communications
Frequently Asked Questions
Catholic Pastoral Centre
1155 Yonge Street
Toronto, Ontario, M4T 1W2
Telephone: (416) 934-0606
Fax: (416) 934-3421
General Overview of Department
Sharing the important work of the Archdiocese with the Catholic community, media and other important partners by living our faith through effective communication.
Key areas include:
Internal Communications – by providing clear, concise communication from the Archdiocese to its employees. This includes those within the Catholic Pastoral Centre, satellite offices of the Curia and our parishes and missions serving the Catholic community in the Archdiocese of Toronto.
External Communications – by responding in a timely manner to inquiries from the general public and/or Catholic stakeholders and providing online resources and information from our website. This may include redirecting inquires to appropriate departments for further assistance, clarifying the position of the Catholic Church and responding to general inquires of the Archdiocese.
Media Relations – by proactively nurturing relationships with the media and keeping them informed of important Archdiocesan activities. Also responding to inquiries initiated by local, national and international media.
Neil MacCarthy - Director
Bill Steinburg – Communications Manager
Marlena Loughheed – Public Relations and Communications Coordinator
Denise Torres – Communications Coordinator, Design & Social Media (on maternity leave until August 2014)
Michelle Duklas – Interim Communications Coordinator, Design & Social Media
Emanuel Pires – Graphic Designer/Web Developer
Kris Dmytrenko – Communications Coordinator