The Office of Communications collaborates with local media and various civic and community agencies to spotlight the impactful initiatives of the Archdiocese of Kansas City in Kansas. Committed to facilitating effective communication and advancing the Archbishop’s vision for the archdiocese, our office serves as the primary outlet — alongside the archdiocesan newspaper, The Leaven — for official statements and news releases.

Additionally, we provide support to Archdiocesan departments and affiliated entities in navigating internal and external communication initiatives. For media inquiries, please contact our Director of Communications, Marissa Easter.  Marissa may be contacted at (913) 647-0346 or via email at

Office of communications

Marissa Easter

Director of Communications
Phone: (913) 647-0346

Don Stowers

Web Manager
Phone: (913) 721-1570

Jay Soldner

Phone: (913) 721-1570

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