Just before leaving for Rome to participate in the Congregation's 27th General Chapter, Fr. Tom Dunne announced three directorial appointments for the 2014-2017 triennium.
Fr. George Atok was appointed director of the SDB community in Surrey, B.C. The SDBs staff Our Lady of Good Counsel Parish there, and Fr. George has already been assistant pastor there since last summer. He will succeed Fr. Mario Villaraza, who is also the pastor (but Fr. George has not been named pastor). This is Fr. George's 1st appointment as a director.