Meet the Staff of the Milwaukee Vocation Office
Fr. John LoCoco, Vocation Director
Fr. LoCoco was born and raised in Elm Grove, WI. He is a graduate from Marquette University High School and Loyola University (Chicago). Fr. LoCoco spent five years in Rome completing degrees in general theological studies. Fr. LoCoco was ordained to the priesthood by Archbishop Jerome Listecki in 2018. In 2019, Fr. LoCoco completed a license in Dogmatic Theology in Rome and then returned to Wisconsin to serve as the Associate Pastor for Holy Family Parish in Fond du Lac. He was appointed as Vocation Director in 2021.
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Fr. Luke Strand, Vice Rector
Fr. Strand was ordained a priest for the Archdiocese of Milwaukee in 2009. He was born and raised in Dousman, WI and attended the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh before entering Saint Francis de Sales Seminary. After three years of priestly service at Holy Family Parish in Fond du Lac, he served as the Vocation Director for the Archdiocese of Milwaukee until 2021. In 2016, Fr. Luke also joined the Faculty at Saint Francis de Sales Seminary as Vice-Rector and Dean of Students.
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Fr. John Burns, Vocation Promoter
Fr. Burns was ordained a priest for the Archdiocese of Milwaukee in 2010. Born and raised in Mequon, he attended Homestead High School and the University of Notre Dame. He then entered seminary and undertook philosophical studies at Catholic University and theological studies in Rome. Fr. Burns served for three years at Christ King in Wauwatosa and three years at St. Mary Parish in Menomonee Falls before he completed his doctoral studies. In 2019, he was assigned Vocation Promoter and Promoter of Women’s Religious and Consecrated Life.
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William Hudson, Associate Director
Caroline Harvey, Administrative Assistant
Archdiocese of Milwaukee
Saint Francis de Sales Seminary
3257 South Lake Drive
St. Francis, WI 53235