Meet our Staff

Pastor: Rev. William J. Quinlivan
Deacon: Daniel Denecke
Parish Coordinator: Laurie Wojtaszczyk

Pastoral Associate: Dawn Iacono

Director of Music: Laura Lawless

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Fr. Bill Quinlivan

Pastor for the joined parishes of St. Martin of Tours and St. Thomas Aquinas

Fr. Bill has been with our parishes since November 2016. He brings a dynamic personality along with his musical talent to all of our masses. A priest for more than 21 years, Father Quinlivan previously served as pastor of Blessed Sacrament Parish, Tonawanda.  His 11 years at Blessed Sacrament were his first pastorate and his longest assignment.  Following his ordination, he served as parochial vicar at St. Mary of the Lake, Hamburg; St. Paul, Kenmore; and St. Gregory the Great, Williamsville.  Fr. Bill is an accomplished songwriter and author. 

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Deacon Daniel Denecke

Deacon at the joined parishes of St. Martin of Tours and St. Thomas Aquinas

Deacon Daniel started with us in March 2019. He was Ordained by Bishop Malone in 2018 and spent his first year at Our Lady of Pompeii in Lancaster. We are all looking forward to getting to know our newly assigned Deacon and his wife.


Laurie Wojtaszczyk

Parish Coordinator at St. Martin of Tours

Laurie would be the main person to contact in the Parish Office for any of your needs. She can help you register for the parish, schedule Mass requests or Tabernacle candle offertories, assist with scheduling weddings and Baptisms, and help plan funeral Masses.

Laurie came to us in July 2018 with 17 years of experience in the Diocese of Buffalo as a Principal, Teacher and Classroom Aide. She previously worked at St. Benedict in Eggertsville, Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Clarence, and Queen of Heaven in West Seneca. She is a parishioner here along wtih her husband and 2 sons.


Dawn Iacono

Pastoral Associate for St. Martin of Tours and St. Thomas Aquinas

Dawn Iacono joined us in September 2018 as a Pastoral Associate. Her main focus will be parish events, parishioner involvement and helping to strengthen the connection between St. Martin and St. Thomas Aquinas parishes.

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Laura Lawless

Director of Music for St. Martin of Tours and St. Thomas Aquinas



Musicians for St. Martin of Tours and St. Thomas Aquinas