The Most Rev. Timothy Broglio, JCD


Archbishop Timothy P. Broglio was born in 1951 in Cleveland Heights, Ohio, and attended Catholic schools in Cleveland, Ohio. Archbishop Broglio was ordained to the priesthood (for the diocese of Cleveland) on 19 May 1977 in the Chapel of the Immaculate Conception of the North American College, Rome.

Marianne Evans Mount, PhD


Marianne Evans Mount became president of Catholic Distance University in 2008. She has served in a variety of leadership positions since the founding of CDU in 1983 as a catechetical institute offering paper-based correspondence courses.

Peter Brown, PhD

Academic Dean

Peter has published book reviews and articles, as well as given lectures on scripture and theology.

Sister Mary Margaret Ann Schlather, SND

Catechetical Programs Dean

Sr. Mary Margaret Ann Schlather is a Sister of Notre Dame from the Chardon, Ohio, Province and the Dean of Catechetical Programs for CDU.

Dr. Marie Nuar, STD

Faculty Chair

Dr. Nuar is Faculty Chair for CDU. She also teaches World Religions and Moral Theology of the Marketplace as an adjunct professor of theology at St. John's University, Rome Campus.

Board of Trustees


Charles R. Wasaff, PhD

Chairman of the Board

The Most Rev. Timothy Broglio, JCD

Vice-Chairman and Chancellor

Marianne Evans Mount, PhD

Secretary & President

Harry T. Wilkins, CPA



  • The Most Rev. Mark E. Brennan
  • The Most Rev. Timothy Broglio, JCD
  • The Most Rev. Michael F. Burbidge, DD, PhD
  • Brian Corbin
  • Daniel F. Curtin
  • Dr. Hugh Dempsey
  • Rev. Thomas P. Ferguson
  • Rev. Mr. David E. Galvin
  • Jean Halle
  • Alan F. Holmer
  • Clarion E. Johnson, MD
  • Barbara Keebler
  • The Most Reverend Paul S. Loverde, DD
  • The Honorable Susan R. Malone
  • John Francis McCabe, Esquire
  • Marianne Evans Mount, PhD
  • Theodore Musco
  • Mary Noel Page
  • Stephen Pryor
  • Robert J. Smith, Esquire
  • Charles R. Wasaff, PhD
  • Harry T. Wilkins, MPA, CPA
  • Sister Mary Brendon Zajac, SND, DMin.

Advisory Board

Chairman: Archbishop Timothy P. Broglio

Helen Alvaré

Mary Pat Donoghue

Tom Reidy

Father Robert J. Spitzer

Franz Hartl

Matthew Shank