Finance and Pastoral Council members are volunteers dedicated to maintaining the financial and spiritual wellness of the parish. If you would like to be considered as a candidate for one of the church councils, please contact the parish office at or 208-622-3432.

Finance Council

The purpose of the Finance Council is to assist the pastor in the administration of the financial matters of the parish. The Finance Council is to serve the goals and objectives set forth by the Pastoral Council. The consultation of the Finance Council shall parallel the consultation of the Pastoral Council.


Kevin Embree
Bill Morrow
Frank Willey
Karen de Saint Phalle
Barry Rathfon

Finance Council By-Laws

Pastoral Council

The purpose of the Pastoral Council is to assist the pastor in his leadership role of planning, organizing, initiating, promoting, coordinating and reviewing the evangelization, worship, religious education and service activities within the parish. The consultation of the Pastoral Council shall parallel the consultation of the Finance Council.


Efrain Contreras
Candace Emskiek
Phil Hobson
Andrea Mazzoni
Jeff Petersen
Martha Sensenbrenner
Chris Stefani

Pastoral Council By-laws

Our Lady of the Snows Foundation

The mission of the OLS Foundation is to promote and enhance the Catholic Faith in the Wood River Valley and develop programs that support  valley Catholics in their journey of living their faith.