Parish Staff and Directory
Eric Sundrup, S.J. (Pastor)
(513) 745-2950 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Fr. Eric Sundrup, S.J. is the pastor of Bellarmine Chapel. A native of Cincinnati, OH, he joined the Jesuits after graduating from Xavier University in 2003. He has worked in a variety of ministries including Hispanic Ministry, Catholic media and Catholic education.
Allison Borden (Director of Youth Ministry)
(513) 745-4224 or email@example.com
Allison has a Doctorate in Educational Leadership and extensive experience working with a wide range of institutions designing and implementing comprehensive leadership and organizational development approaches focused on personal and social change. Allison has been married to Jeff for 26 years and they have 5 children. She is passionate about her faith, marriage, family life, and social justice. Allison strongly believes that in serving others we realize our individual and collective potential.
Brendan Hemmerle (Music Ministry)
(513) 745-3270 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Brendan directs the choirs for Sunday morning Masses, assists with music on retreats and special events, organizes a monthly Taize prayer service, and helps coordinate our Worship Core Team. He has been involved in liturgical ministry for over 20 years, and loves how music brings to life, through collaboration with others, an encounter with the Divine.
Liz Keuffer (Business Manager)
(513) 745-3390 or email@example.com
Liz has worked at Bellarmine Chapel since 1989. For the last 20 years, she’s been the Business Manager, handling the financial and office side of running the parish. When not at work, you can usually find Liz on an Ultimate Frisbee field, the hiking trail, or doing some other outdoor activity. Liz also likes to read and watch movies (the more obscure the better), and she has one grown son.
Kathy Kohl (Director of Marriage Ministry)
(513) 745-3376 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Kathy has been at Bellarmine for 15 years. She works with engaged couples for preparation for the Sacrament of Marriage, coordinates retreats and wedding liturgies, works on nullity cases, keeps the parish's sacramental records, and coordinates the FOCCUS program. She is a catechist for First Eucharist and Reconciliation and coordinates the Drama Team for Vacation Bible School. In her spare time, she teaches art. Kathy’s primary role is mom to four amazing young adults and their partners, grandmother of two, and wife and partner to Chuck.
Jane Myers (Director of Faith Formation)
(513) 745-3317 or email@example.com
Jane serves our community by coordinating Faith Formation for Children (GIFT) and Adults, Sacramental Formation, RCIA, Praying The Spiritual Exercises, Small Faith Communities, and more. She takes great joy in the collaborative work of forming disciples in prayer toward mission,
and in writing, power-walking, tutoring and gardening.
Jane and her husband Michael have three adult children.
Ed Schmidt, S.J. (Assisting Priest)
Ed is a Chicago native; he entered the Jesuits in 1960. In 1974, he began serving at Bellarmine and in campus ministry at Xavier University; he was pastor and director of campus ministry here from 1976 to 1982. After that, he worked at several Jesuit publishing offices and in province administration. He returned to Bellarmine and Xavier in October 2019.
Tim Severyn (Director of Social Mission)
(513) 745-1908 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Tim has been a part of the Bellarmine Chapel community for nearly 5 years, helping foster social justice and service opportunities in our parish. He is a licensed social worker and serves as Adjunct Faculty in Xavier University's Social Work Department. He loves gardening and exploring the world
with his wife and two curious children.
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Bellarmine Chapel is a Catholic faith community that strives to live out the teaching and example of Jesus Christ in the spiritual tradition of St. Ignatius of Loyola. We seek to be a parish where lives are transformed by the new and creative ways of the Holy Spirit. Nourished at the table of the Eucharist, we are sent on mission to make disciples, serve those in need, work for justice, and welcome all with love.
To learn more about our new mission statement and the process for creating it, and the meaning behind each part of it, read our Mission Statement Explication .