Our Team — We’re Better Together!

Father Gary Thomas, Pastor

Father Gary Thomas has been pastor of Sacred Heart Church since May 1, 2006.  He was ordained for the Diocese of San Jose on December 3, 1983.  Fr. Gary has served in a variety of ministerial capacities in the diocese over the past 28 years.  He has served as parochial vicar of St. Joseph of Cupertino Church, Cupertino and St. Nicholas Church, Los Altos; diocesan director of vocations; chaplain of St. Francis High School; and previous pastor of St. Nicholas Church (1993-2005).  Fr. Gary also currently serves as the diocesan exorcist.

Fr. Gary Thomas a native of San Francisco.  He is a graduate of All Souls Grammar school and a 1971 graduate of Junipero Serra High School. He holds a B.S. in Management from the University of San Francisco 1975, and is a 1976 graduate of the SF College of Mortuary Science.  Fr. Gary enjoyed a career in the funeral service industry for a number of years before entering St. Patrick Seminary in 1979 where he received his Masters in Divinity in 1983.

To contact Fr. Gary please call the Parish office at 408.867.3634 or email g.thomas@sacredheartsaratoga.org

Don Sifferman
Don SiffermanDeacon
Phone: 408.257.2262
Janice Thornburg
Janice ThornburgParish Administrator
Phone: 408.867.3634 x502

Fr. Robert McKay
Fr. Robert McKayParochial Vicar
Phone: 408.867.3634 x526
Jeannine Leichner
Jeannine LeichnerRCIA Coordinator
Phone: 408.867.3634 x524
Thomas Pulchny
Thomas PulchnyPrincipal, Sacred Heart School
Phone: 408.867.1530 x110
Barbara Leo
Barbara LeoAdministrative Assistant
Phone: 408.867.1530 x300
Evelyn Longo
Evelyn LongoFaith Formation Coordinator
Phone: 408.867.1530 x301
Patrick DeLorenzo
Patrick DeLorenzoPastoral Associate for Faith Formation
Phone: 408.867.1530 x302
Diane Grosso
Diane GrossoParish and School Bookeeper
Phone: 408.867.3634 x521
Carolyn Orasin
Carolyn OrasinAdministrative Assistant
Phone: 408.867.3634 x501
Lucia Hong
Lucia HongMusic Director
Phone: 408.867.3634 x525
Hung Pham
Hung PhamLiturgist
Phone: 408.867.3634 x530