Deacon Robert Derks

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414.313.5184

derksjr@gmail.com

Serving St. Peter Parish since 2014

“What I love about St. Peter’s is the people. We are a family that works together with a Christian attitude. An attitude that is caring and positive, dedicated and hardworking, cooperative and compassionate. Praise the Lord!”

Education: Bachelor of Arts in English and Communications/ Theatre Arts – University of St. Thomas

Master of Fine Arts, Dramatic Writing – Brandeis University in Boston, MA

Certificate in Financial Planning – Kaplan University in Chicago, IL

Four Years of Diaconal Formation, Archdiocese of Milwaukee (2010-2014)

Hobbies/Interests: Reading inspirational materials and exploring God’s creation by hunting, fishing, sailing, hiking, running, water-skiing, and being a pilgrim to Holy places!

Family: I am married to the most caring and loving person I know, my wife, Jody, and God has blessed us with three wonderful children: Nathan, Erika, and Jessica. They all are on fire for their faith! Amen!