MICHAEL MELARA NAMED INTERIM DIOCESAN DIRECTOR
Bishop Robert J. Cunningham announced December 22nd that Michael F. Melara, Executive Director of Catholic Charities of Onondaga County, would be assuming the role of Interim Catholic Charities & Community Services Diocesan Director, effective Tuesday, January 3, 2017.
Joe Slavik retired as the Diocesan Director at the end of 2016, after 42 years of service with Catholic Charities.
Melara will serve in this position on a part-time basis in conjunction with his current duties. During this interim period, he will assess the needs of the office while advancing the mission of Catholic Charities.