Tom Kopftensteiner, STD

Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Mission Officer

Tom’s accountabilities include innovation, theology and ethics, ministry formation, community health, mission integration, pastoral and spiritual care, and the Community Health Service Organizations in Albuquerque, N.M., and Lancaster, Pa. He joined Catholic Health Initiatives in 2004 and served as Executive Vice President of Mission. Before joining Catholic Health Initiatives, he was an Associate Professor of Moral Theology and Chair of the Department of Theology at Fordham University in New York City. He received his doctorate degree from the Gregorian University in Rome.