Seminary Names New Associate Dean of Human Formation


LATROBE, PENNSYLVANIA — Very Rev. Kurt Belsole, O.S.B., Rector, has announced the appointment of Rev. Kevin J. Dominik, of the Diocese of Pittsburgh, as Associate Dean of Human Formation.

Father Dominik will continue to serve as Dean of Students of the Seminary. Prior to his arrival at Saint Vincent, he served three years at Saint Paul Seminary, Pittsburgh, where he was Vice Rector, Academic Dean and Director of Spiritual Formation. During that same time period he also served as Director of Clergy and Ministerial Formation for the Pittsburgh Diocese.

He is a 1984 graduate of Saint Mary’s College, Orchard Lake, Michigan, where he earned a bachelor of arts degree in religious education. He received a master of divinity degree from Saint Vincent Seminary in 1988.

Following his May 21, 1988, ordination to the priesthood, Father Dominik served as Director of Religious Education and parochial vicar for Saint Joseph Parish, Verona (1988-1992); parochial vicar at Saint John the Baptist Parish, Churchill (1992-1997); Deanery Director of Religious Education for the Pittsburgh Diocese (1994-1997); parochial vicar for Saint Valentine Parish, Bethel Park (1997-1998) and as Master Cathechist for the Diocese of Pittsburgh (1990-2000).

He is the son of John and Helen Dominik of McKeesport, where he attended Saint Mary Czestochowa Parish, Saint Mary’s Parish grade school and Serra Catholic High School.