MEET THE CORE TEAM!
The core team is a group of faithful adults who come each week to share their love for Jesus and His Church with our youth. Without the core team - youth ministry couldn't happen! So, meet the core team - and please keep them in your prayers!
Clergy and Staff:
Fr Greg Faulhaber, Pastor Fr. Greg is the third of eight children, raised in Lancaster N.Y. where his family’s roots go back to at least 1850. Since his ordination in 1979 he has served at St Barnabas in Depew, St Amelia in Tonawanda and in the Newman Center at UB South after which he studied for his doctorate in moral theology in Belgium. Upon returning to the states, Fr Greg began teaching at Christ the King Seminary. He was named pastor at Queen of Heaven in December of 2015.
Fr. Luke Uebler, Parochial Vicar
Fr. Luke was ordained in 2017. This is his first parish assignment. With previous work experience as a Distribution Services Aide for USPS and as a Camp Commissioner at BSA Camp Schoellkopf, Fr. Luke is a graduate of Canisius High School and Gannon University and has attended St. Mark and Christ the King Seminaries. Fr. Luke loves his priesthood and relishes the opportunity to walk with God’s people on their spiritual journey. Fr. Luke is a fan of Buffalo Sports teams, and also enjoys scouting, playing hockey, and spending time with his family and brother priests.
Grace Bobak, Director of Youth Ministry
Grace is the third oldest of eight children and has always enjoyed working with youth and young adults. Grace recently moved from Western NY following her July 2020 marriage to Michael Bobak. The two currently reside on Grand Island, NY. Grace has her B.A in Theology from Franciscan University of Steubenville, OH and has many years of experience working with the youth. Grace also enjoys hiking, running, and being outdoors.
Jennifer Frost, Youth and Family Ministry Assistant Jennifer joined the Youth & Family Ministry staff in August 2018. In her role here, she will be working with the Edge program and the primary level and Family Faith programs. She is very excited to help our parish youth live out their faith and become closer to Jesus Christ. Jennifer currently works at Citi as an Operations Manager and was married at The Q in October 2017. She resides in South Buffalo with her husband Ryan. You can often find her trying out a new restaurant & scoping out the local consignment shops! Family time is key and she believes a Sunday well spent brings a week of content!