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Chancery Building

Diocesan Bishop

Most Reverend James A. Tamayo, D.D.

Administrative Assistant
Gloria Rodríguez                  
grodriguez@dioceseoflaredo.org

Executive Secretary                                          
Laura Moran-López                                                                                          
lmlopez@dioceseoflaredo.org                                   

Vicar General

Very Rev. R. Anthony Mendoza
franthonym@dioceseoflaredo.org

Fiscal Office and Accounting

Fiscal Officer
María Cecilia Moreno
cmoreno@dioceseoflaredo.org                                 

Controller
Lizzy Escamilla-Flores

Parish Accountant                                       
José A. López

Parish Accountant                                       
Delia Chacón 

Staff Accountant                                                        
Patricia González

Accounts Payable
María Elena Acosta

Payroll/Accounts Receivable
Dora Martínez

Accounting Specialist
Daniela Molina

Office of Human Resources

Director
Melinda M. Sepúlveda
msepulveda@dioceseoflaredo.org

Benefits Manager
Elva Medina
emedina@dioceseoflaredo.org

Assistant
Clare Gámez
cgamez@diceseoflaredo.org

Office of Stewardship and Development

development@dioceseoflaredo.org

Director
   

Development Services Coordinator 
Azeneth De La Cruz
adelacruz@dioceseoflaredo.org

Development Projects Coordinator
Anna Foster
afoster@dioceseoflaredo.org                                                                                     

Tribunal

Judicial Vicar
Rev. Oliver Ángel
oangel@dioceseoflaredo.org

Secretary
Rocío Gámez
rgamez@dioceseoflaredo.org

Communications Department

Director
Bennett McBride Jr.
bmcbride@dioceseoflaredo.org

Radio Broadcast and Sales Associate
Erica Johnston
ejohnston@dioceseoflaredo.org

Editor of La Fe
Joana Santillana
jsantillana@dioceseoflaredo.org

Technology Department

Information Technology Specialist
Luis Martínez    
luismartinez@dioceseoflaredo.org                                                 

Contact Information

1901 Corpus Christi St.
Laredo, TX. 78043

Monday-Friday
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

(956) 727-2140


Chancellor's Revisions of Current Statistics
March 24,  2009

Area of Diocese: 10,905 sq. mi.
Total Population: 332,120
Catholic Population: 249,090
Diocesan Priests: 29
Religious Priests: 22
Retired Priests: 1
Bishops: 1
Total number of priests: 53
Deacons: 34
Seminarians: 4
Religious Brothers: 6
Religious Sisters: 69
Parishes: 32
Independent Missions: listed as Parishes
Missions: 17
Residential Care of Children: Sacred Heart Children’s Home  (57– 60 children)

Education:
High Schools: 1
Elementary Schools: 6