GOARCH - June 7, 1999

Archbishop Spyridon Names Finance Director

His Eminence Archbishop Spyridon has announced the appointment of Mr. George Chelpon as Director of Finance. Mr. Chelpon, the son of a priest, has been serving the Archdiocese as Acting Finance Director since May 1998.

As the Chief Financial Officer of the Archdiocese, Mr. Chelpon will oversee all the finances of the Archdiocese including the audit program.

Mr. Chelpon joined the Archdiocese in 1990. From September 1994 to May 1998 he held the position of Head of Accounting for the entire Archdiocese.

Mr. Chelpon holds an MBA in Accounting from the Stern Graduate School of Business Administration of New York University. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Management from George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia.

   June 7, 1999 ]