Office of the Chancellor
PO Box 1979
Chicago, IL 60690-1979
The Office of the Chancellor oversees and monitors Archdiocesan compliance with the Charter and Norms for the Protection of Children and Young People, and represents the Archdiocese concerning issues with the Chicago City Council and Cook County Board. The Chancellor oversees the Vice-Chancellor for the Cardinal Bernardin Archives and Records Center, Liturgy Training Publications (LTP) and Food Service Professionals and Ceres, a nonprofit Archdiocesan agency serving meals daily to Catholic schools, residential facilities and health care institutions.
Canonical issues are referred to the Vicar for Canonical Services, Very Rev. Daniel A. Smilanic, or to the Associate Vicar for Canonical Services, Rev. Msgr. Richard Saudis. Issues concerning extern, international and religious priests are referred to Fr. Jeremiah Boland, the Archbishop's Delegate for Extern and International Priests.Mr. John J. Treanor, Vice-Chancellor, is responsible for maintaining the archives and records of the Archdiocese, which are located at the Joseph Cardinal Bernardin Archives and Records Center, 711 West Monroe Street, Chicago, Illinois 60661.
Mr. Jimmy M. Lago
Vice-Chancellor for Archives and Records
Mr. John J. Treanor
School and Sacramental Records