The Padre Pio Fraternity is sponsored by the Brothers and Sisters of St. Francis Region Secular Franciscan Order.
Fraternity leadership is provided by our spiritual assistant Fr. Steven Kluge, OFM, and a council elected annually by the members of the fraternity.
2018-2021 Padre Pio Council
Members of the 2018-2021 Padre Pio Council are from left to right: Councilor Suzie Nelson, OFS; councilor Maureen Copan, OFS; spiritual assistant Father Steve Kluge, OFM; minister Victoria Romero, OFS; vice-minister Lee Cunningham, OFS; secretary Michael Hancock, OFS; formation director Lynn Oeser, OFS; councilor Ellen Ferrone, OFS; and treasurer Louis Coker, OFS.
Prior Council Members
2014 | Left to right: Ida Irwin and Frank Peluso; treasurer, Sharon Winzeler; vice minister, Mike Evanuick; spiritual director, Father Doug Reed; minister, Stan Driscoll, secretary, Maureen Copan; formation director, Joanne Jacovec; and councilor, Suzie Nelson. Elected Sept. 28, 2014.