Parish Finance Council

The Finance Council provides advice and recommendations to the Pastor regarding the stewardship of Parish's financial resources, including the support and maintenance of long range financial plans, in alignment with the Parish mission.

Statement of Operations July 1, 2022 to June 30, 2023

Finance Council Chair:  Brian Cassidy


Current Members are:

  Brian Cassidy - and ?


--info on members to come as of January, 2024









Robert A Hoffman
I have been a parishioner for 11 years and like the community spirit of OLPH.  I have been married to Mary Ellen for 57 years and we have 5 children and 8 grandchildren. I am retired but was the Chief Financial Officer for the Catholic Diocese of Youngstown for 14 years (1995-2008) and before that was a Financial Executive at Fisher-Price Toys for 26 years (1968-1993).


Frank Dobnikar
I have been a member at Our Lady for 10 years now since we moved to Aurora in 2013.  Married to Eliazbeth and have 3 children; Olivia, Henry, and Jenna.  We have been active in many ministries and activities at Our Lady and love our parish family and community.  I am a member of the Knights of Columbus Council and joined the Parish Finance council.  Professionally I am a partner/founder and Certified Financial Planner at S&D Capital. 



Kimberly A. Boswell - married to Michael Boswell , 34 years
Lives in Aurora ....Works at the Portage County Board of Election - Member of OLPH since 1993 3 Grown Up Children- Aubrey Boswell, Breanna (Jordan) Fedor & Caitlin (Tyler) Thomas -All attended OLPH - baptized,  made holy communion and confirmation Currently the 7th grade PSR Teacher with over 20 years experience also serving on Parish Financial Council, organized summer Bible Camps, assisted with communion and confirmation programs, and volunteered for miscellaneous projects  as needed. Our Lady of Perpetual Help has been a staple of my life since I moved to Aurora. My children participated in the programs  eventually volunteering at OLPH. Everyone has always been warm and welcoming; just as a family. These members care about you personally; how are you feeling, missed you at mass or great to see. This parish is my chosen family!



Kara Dombrowski - Member of OLPH since 1997. Husband, Ken. Daughter, Julie age 24; son Erik age 23. Lector.
Member of various committees over the years. Currently serving on Finance Council and Parish & Family Life.
Hobbies include golf, tennis and yoga.