Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe has a new interim executive director

Check was ordained in 1997 and served as an officer in the Marine Corps for nine years prior to his ordination

LA CROSSE, Wis (WKBT) – The Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe is announcing a change in leadership.

Executive Director Leif E. Arvidson was in his position for 10 years before submitting a letter of resignation last week.

Father Paul N. Check, a Rector of Saint John Fisher Seminary at Stamford, Connecticut, will take over as the Interim Executive Director.

Check was ordained in 1997 and served as an officer in the Marine Corps for nine years prior to his ordination.

Check is also the former Executive Director of Courage International.