Pastor, Director of Francophone Community of NY, Special Advisor to Columbia University Chaplaincy Program.
Msgr. Paddack was appointed Administrator of Notre Dame by Archbishop Timothy Dolan, effective September 2011. He was was born in Manhattan, and after spending much of his childhood on the Jersey Shore, he attended Fordham University in the Bronx. He has subsequently studied at New York University, Université de Paris, Universidad de Guadulajara, St. Joseph's Seminary in Yonkers, St. John's University, and the City University of New York. He has a passion for traveling, and he has studied, worked and resided in Europe and the Caribbean.