Parish Staff

Parish Staff

Parish Administrator

Rev. Andrew Czarny

Fr Andrew Czarny was born in Eastern Poland where he did all of his education. He first immigrated to the United States of America. After serving in numerous parishes in New York state, he came to Brantford in the 1990s. Faith StoryAs a young boy, Fr Andrew attended church with his family and when he was old enough became an Altar Boy. While serving as an Altar Boy, he realized that he wanted to be a priest. After completing all…
Bookkeeper

Lisa Berki

Lisa Berki has been bookkeeper here at St. Pius Brantford since 1993. Lisa has been happy to call Brantford home since 1972, settling in Brantford after a youth which included many moves as part of an Air Force family. Lisa and her husband John have two daughters, Katy and Anne. Katy and husband Dave recently made Lisa and John proud first-time grandparents. The Berkis are very involved in the Brantford & District Hungarian Community Club and enjoy dancing/cooking for the…
Music Director

Colin Cousins

Colin was born and raised in Hamilton, and is twice a graduate of McMaster University: in 1976, with a Bachelor of Music, and in 1993, with a Master of Divinity.  Music Director at St Pius for over 14 years, Colin has previously served in a Baptist church, three United churches, and began as organist and choir director at St Lawrence the Martyr parish in Hamilton, for a total of over 46 years (he was four when he began…) As a…
Maintenance Supervisor

Paul Reansbury

Paul graduated from Brock University in 1985 (Bachelor of Recreation and Leisure Studies).  He then earned his Adjuvant Qualifications in 1995 and an Educational Assistant Certificate in 2002 both from Mohawk College.  He worked at the John Noble Home (Recreation Programmer/Adjuvant Staff); Kiwanis Adult Day Program (Programme Supervisor);  Brant Haldimand Norfolk CDSB (Educational Assistant); St Mary Parish Caretaker and St Basil Parish Caretaker prior to joining St Pius staff in 2014 as maintenance supervisor.  Paul was married at St Pius…
Sacristan

Ann Harangozo

Ann has been a member of St Pius for almost 40 years. Ann was married at St Pius in 1984, has one son, David, who was also married at St Pius, and is blessed with one granddaughter, Catherine. After retiring from her career of 30 years in retail, Ann joined our staff as secretary in July 2013, and retired in September of 2020. When Ann is not volunteering as Sacristan, she enjoys spending time with family, volunteering in other roles…