Deacon Bob Durham

Business Administrator


Phone: 952-929-3317 x105
Email: robertdurham@olgparish.org


Deacon Bob is responsible for the administration of Our Lady of Grace. This includes personnel management, facilities management, insurance and security management, risk management, computer and network management, and financial management. Deacon Bob believes that the ministry of Administration offers many opportunities to advance the beautiful mission of Our Lady of Grace of “Making Jesus Christ Known and Loved.” It remains his daily prayer that everything we do will help lead all of us to a deeper relationship with Jesus.


Deacon Bob is married to Mary Beth and has two grown children. He has a degree in Finance with a minor in Economics. Deacon Bob worked in the “for profit” world for 25 years including 12 years on the west coast where he met and married Mary Beth, a St. Paul native. Deacon Bob has been the Business Administrator at Our Lady of Grace since December 2002. He was ordained for the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis in September of 2004 and serves his ministerial duties at St. John the Baptist in Savage, Minnesota. In addition, Deacon Bob sits on the Archdiocese Finance Council and is a board member for Catholic Finance Corporation.