FRC Planning Committee


Fr. John Doctor, OFM
QU Vice President for Mission and Ministry

Father John has a long history with the Franciscan Retreat Center. He was a student at the Our Lady of Angels Seminary from 1967 to 1972. In the summer of 1983 he returned to serve as Vice Rector and Director of Spiritual Formation until the summer of 1986. Since August 2009 he has served as the University liaison for the Franciscan Retreat Center. He is also the Spiritual Director for the Quincy Cursillo Retreat Movement.

David Lunt
Franciscan Retreat Center Coordinator

David's involvement with the retreat programs started in 1981 with his first TEC weekend. He has been involved in many of the retreat programs since that time and became the FRC coordinator in 1999.

Ed Holthaus
Franciscan Retreat Center Board Member

Ed oversees the building and grounds for the Franciscan Retreat Center. He has been an active participant and volunteer for the Cursillo program for the past 22 years.


Julie Bell
QU Vice President of University Advancement

Julie has first-hand knowledge of the Retreat Programs and will serve in a leadership role in the fund-raising efforts of the center.


Matthew Bergman
QU Director of Development and Alumni Services

Matt Bergman is an active volunteer in FRC programs, in particular TEC. Matt will serve on the fund-raising team for the Franciscan Retreat Center.


Tim Weis
QU Chief Financial Officer

Tim Weis oversees the financial management of Quincy University. He is responsible for all construction projects in conjunction with the Office of Facilities Management.