Dr. Mark Kemmeter has extensive experience in both parish and diocesan ministry. He worked as a parish staff member in the Archdiocese of Milwaukee for a quarter century. He also served as the Coordinator of Staff for the Diocese of New Ulm, Minnesota. While at New Ulm, Dr. Kemmeter was responsible for planning when the diocese became the first in the U.S. to partner all of its parishes. He has also served as the Director of Planning and Councils for the Archdiocese of Milwaukee. Dr. Kemmeter has been given a Service Award for his work on two occasions, once from St. Veronica Parish in Milwaukee, and once from the College of Consultors in the New Ulm Diocese.
Dr. Kemmeter has been sharing his rich parish and diocesan planning expertise with Meitler clients since 2008. He especially likes the team’s data-driven and consensus-building approach to consulting.
Dr. Kemmeter is an active member at the Cathedral of St. John Evangelist in Milwaukee, and he served as the president of the St. Lawrence Seminary Alumni Board for twelve years. He enjoys softball, basketball, walking, running theater, concerts, film study, reading, and writing.
Did you know? Although Mark spent a decade studying in seminary, he ultimately married into a family of 12 siblings!