The Parish Priest is Fr George Kolodziej sds. He came to Pittwater Parish in October of 2008. He came from Poland to Australia in 1994 where he quickly learned English. He spent six years in Perth at Carolyn Chisolm College as Chaplain. From there, he moved East to become Chaplain to St Leos College Wahroonga. He was also Assistant Priest (at weekends) in the Pymble Parish for two years. Whilst remaining as full time Chaplain at Leos, he was then transferred to St Patricks Church, East Gosford where he was Assistant Priest for six years. Whilst in Gosford, Fr George was also involved in the rehabilitation of people with addictions.
Fr George is a registered Clinical Psychotherapist. He has two Masters degrees with specialties of Theology, Psychotherapy and Pastoral Care. His key interest is Church Ministry- helping people to find God in their lives and to discover that He loves them. In his spare moments- which are few- he likes travel. He speaks a number of languages (five or six at last count).