College of Consultors

The College of Consultors is an institute established by Canon Law and is presided over by the archbishop. The membership is constituted by no less than six nor more than twelve bishops and priests appointed from among those serving in the he Archdiocese of Baltimore for a period of five years. The functions of the College are dictated by a variety of canons of the Code and pertain primarily to matters of diocesan governance and administration. The College also provides counsel to the archbishop on specific matters of pastoral concern at his request.

For additional information on the College of Consultors please contact the Chancery office at 410-547-5446 or


  • Most Rev. Bruce Lewandowski
  • Most Rev. Adam Parker
  • Msgr. Jay O’Connor

Other Members:

  • Rev. Erik Arnold
  • Rev. Louis Bianco
  • Rev. Msgr. Richard E. Cramblitt, V.F.
  • Rev. Donald Grzymski, OFM Conv.
  • Rev. Ed Hendricks
  • Rev. Msgr. Richard Hilgartner
  • Rev. James Proffitt
  • Rev. Msgr. Richard Woy