Staff Directory

  • Father Eilen


    (763) 753-2011

    Fr. Eilen was ordained to the priesthood in May of 2009. He received his theological training at the St. Paul Seminary (2003-2009). He was appointed to St Patrick by the Archbishop and began to serve as our pastor on July 1, 2015. Father Eilen grew up in Delano and has a degree in Biology from the College of St. Thomas. Prior to entering the Seminary, he worked in the Courier Division of HealthEast Hospital for 20 years.

  • Deacon George Stahl


    (763) 753-2011

    Deacon George was ordained in September of 2010 and assigned to St Patrick’s by the Archbishop. His service to St Patrick’s began shortly after ordination and he has participated fully in the liturgical life of the parish and the pastoral care to our community.

  • Linda Abel-Thomas

    Director of Community Life

    (763) 753-2011

    Linda joined the team in 2005 and has served in a variety of capacities in religious education and youth formation. In 2015, her emphasis has shifted more to adult formation and member engagement. Linda is married and has two daughters and a son.

  • Katie Arend

    Middle School Formation Coordinator

    (763) 753-2011

    Katie has joined our team in 2017 as the Middle School Formation Coordinator. She has been working in youth ministry in the cities for the past several years, and comes to us with a degree in Theology and Catechesis from Franciscan University, Steubenville, OH.

  • Laura Garcia


    (763) 753-2011

    Laura has been a member of our team the longest, originally hired in 1998. She has served in a variety of roles since then, most notably bookkeeping, data management, and general parish operations. Laura is married and has three grown sons.

  • Amee Heigl

    Director of Music

    (763) 753-2011

    Amee has been a member of the team since 2015. She has a degree in Liturgical Music from The College of St. Benedict, and brings lots of energy as we build our music program. Amee is married with four sons.

  • Dan Jaeger

    Business Administrator

    (763) 753-2011 x7648

    Dan joined the team in 2014 to oversee parish operations, finance and development. He spent a career in sales, business leadership and real estate. He is married with four sons, and seven grand kids.

  • Patti Jochim

    Custodial Services

    (763) 753-2011

    Patti has been a member of the parish her entire life. As a retired school teacher, she had a desire to serve more at St. Patrick. She was hired in 2006 as a part-time custodian, but does so much more for this parish community!

  • Rob Masloski

    Youth Minister

    (763) 753-2011 x7628

    Rob joined the team in 2014, with a degree in Catechetics and Theology from Franciscan University, Steubenville . He now leads our Confirmation program, THRIVE, Drama Ministry and our Youth Mission trip. Rob received most of his formation here at St. Patrick, and now he's forming others!

  • Cathy Mevissen

    Administrative Asst.

    (763) 753-2011

    Cathy retired from a career as a legal assistant, and wanted to be more involved in her parish. She started volunteering more at St. Patrick, and then joined the team in 2013 as a part-time administrative assistant for the Pastor and Bulletin Editor. She is also involved in liturgy, funerals, and pastoral care. Cathy has two grown children, as well as precious grand kids!

  • Tammy Molitor

    Elementary Formation Coordinator

    (763) 753-2011

    Tammy joined our team in 2017 as the Elementary Formation Coordinator working with pre-K through 5th grade programs. She has a degree in Psychology, a Certificate in Youth Ministry, and is married with four grown children.

  • Thierry Nadeau

    Facilities Manager

    (763) 753-2011

    Thierry spent a career in the sheet metal industry, providing installation and service for HVAC projects. He joined the team in 2014 and is responsible for maintaining the buildings and grounds. He is married with three grown children.

  • Kerri Rooney

    Pastoral Care & Outreach Coordinator

    (763) 753-2011

    Kerri joined the team in 2013 and is now heading the New Pastoral Care & Outreach Department, along with the Sacramental Program. She has a background in teaching and social services, and is married with two grown children and grand kids!

  • Kristin Theis

    Administrative Coordinator

    (763) 753-2011

    Kristin joined the team in 2014 and is responsible for several administrative roles in the parish, including front desk and reception. She has her Masters Degree in Library and Informational Sciences, and she is married with four children.