Finance Committee

This committee is a consultative body which advises the pastor on all matters concerning the financial health and planning for the parish. The committee makes recommendations on matters of parish finances, assists with the creation and monitoring of the parish budget, and communicates to the Parish Pastoral Council and parish-at-large the parish’s financial status.

Mark DeSantis, 812-877-1684 or

Grounds and Maintenance Committee

The mission of the Grounds and Maintenance Committee is to provide long-range planning and goal setting for St. Margaret Mary properties. Additionally they are responsible for overseeing maintenance of the buildings and grounds.

Mike Poinsett, 812-249-9477 or

Parish Pastoral Council

The Parish Pastoral Council is made up of eight members elected by the parish. Their duties include overseeing strategic planning and goal setting, evaluating needs of the parish, and approving the annual budget submitted by the Finance Committee. The council works closely with the Pastor and the parish staff to consider matters of pastoral need.

Gary Gottardi, Chairperson, 812-249-6453 or
Zach Pies, Vice-Chairperson, 812-235-9016
Frank Klopfstein, Secretary, 812-299-8025 or

Reverse Raffle and Silent Auction

This group of parishioners organizes the parish’s annual April fundraiser held at the Country Club of Terre Haute. This is the largest parish fundraiser, a community wide event, and a vital piece to our overall operating budget. In conjunction with the annual raffle, there is also a silent auction of donated items from the community.

Dave Cash, 812-299-5190 or

Stewardship Committee

This committee works to invite parishioners to become more involved in the parish through offering God their time, talent and treasure. The committee is always working to encourage parishioners to adopt stewardship as a way of life.

Michelle Striegel, 812-243-4526 or