Eparchial Offices and Ministries

Bishop Bryan Bayda

Bishop Bryan Bayda

Apostolic Administrator

On May 2, 2008 Pope Benedict XVI appointed him as Bishop of the Eparchy of Saskatoon covering the province of Saskatchewan. On November 9, 2019 additionally he was appointed Apostolic Administrator of the Eparchy of Toronto and Eastern Canada.

Fr. Andrew T. Onuferko S.Th.D.

Fr. Andrew T. Onuferko S.Th.D.

Vicar General

Fr. Andrew T. Onuferko, S.Th.D. is the Vicar General of the Eparchy of Toronto and Eastern Canada.


V. Rev. Fr. Zenon Walnyckyj


V. Rev. Volodymr Yanishevsky

Vice Chancellor

Svitlana Hankevych

Administrative Assistant/Receptionist

Melanie Kiebalo

Communications Assistant

Oleh Bych


Tribunal Office

Fr. Alexander Laschuk JCD, PhD

Fr. Alexander Laschuk JCD, PhD

Judicial Vicar

Fr. Alexander Laschuk has a doctorate in canon law and is Judicial Vicar of the Eparchy. He regularly teaches at the University of St Michael’s College where he is director of the Sheptytsky Institute as well as Saint Paul University in Ottawa. He was previously (2018-2020) finance officer of the UCETEC.

Annette Hrywna

Eparchial Coordinator of Care

Fr. Alexander Laschuk is temporarily fulfilling this role.

Financial Office

Edward Shawchuk KSG, CPA, CGA, MST

Edward Shawchuk KSG, CPA, CGA, MST

Finance Officer

Edward retired from the U.S. Tax practice of Deloitte to become the current Finance Officer.  He holds a CPA, CGA designation (2000) and also has a Bachelor of Technology Degree (Accounting) from BCIT (2002) and a  Masters of Science (Taxation) from Golden Gate University (2008). Edward was knighted into the Order of St. Gregory the Great by Most Reverend Kenneth Nowakowski in 2016.  He is also a member of the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre in the rank of Commander and he is a Past State Deputy of the Knights of Columbus in British Columbia.  In 2014, Edward was awarded the Benemerenti Medal in recognition of his contributions to the Ukrainian Catholic Church.




Eparchial Advisory Bodies

Presbyteral Council

Ex Officio:  Fr. Andrew Onuferko, Protosyncellus; Fr. Zenon Walnyckyj, Chancellor

Elected: Six members elected by their peers: Fr. Bohdan Choly, Fr. Roman Galadza, Fr. Tom Hrywna, Fr. Jaroslav Lazoryk, Fr. Michael Loza, Fr. Myroslaw Tataryn 

Appointed: Five members appointed by the Bishop: Fr. Nicholas Deak, Fr. Alexander Laschuk ,  Fr. Taras Lozynsky, Fr. Ihor Oshchipko, Fr. Ivan Palisa

Clergy Programs Coordinator: TBA

Eparchial Liturgical Council


College of Eparchial Consultors

Chair: Bishop Bryan

Members: Fr. Andrew Onuferko, Fr. Zenon Walnyckyj, Fr. Bohdan Choly, Fr. Volodymyr Krivoglavyj, Fr. Alex Laschuk, Fr. Roman Pankiw, Fr. Myroslav Tataryn, Fr. Josef Zyla

Personnel Committee:

Rev. Myroslaw Tataryn (chair), Rev. Volodymyr Krivoglavyi, Rev. Bohdan Choly

Eparchial Pastoral Council

Eparchial Advisory Committee on Safe Environment: TBA

Eparchial Assembly (Sobor)


Financial Council

President: Bishop Bryan Bayda

Chair: Fred Shlapak

Members: Edward Shawchuk (Finance Officer), Valerie Bobyk, Danylo Hrycyna, Myron Hrycyshyn, Father Andrew T. Onuferko, Father Zenon Walnyckyj

Property Committee: TBA

Insurance Advisory Committee: TBA

Eparchial Ministries

Vocations Director

V. Rev. Myroslaw Tataryn, Ph. D.

Vocations Committee:

V. Rev. Myroslaw Tataryn, Ph.D., V. Rev. Roman Dusanowsky, Rev. Roman Rytsar, Ph.D., Mrs. Oksana Loza

Formation Programs Coordinators: TBA

Eparchial Catechetical Commission


Youth Ministry Office


Eparchial Charities