Office of Communications

The Office of Communications
works to ensure communications with Diocese of Rockville Centre key constituencies to promote and celebrate the Diocese’s mission, goals and programs. The Communications staff maintains a close relationship with members of the news media and the public. The office enhances internal communication with students, religious, clergy, lay staff and it maintains a visual and editorial identity for the production of quality publications and promotional materials and through the maintenance and operation of the Diocesan website.

Public Information & Media Relations 
Post Office Box 9023 Rockville Centre, NY 11571-9023
Office: (516) 678-5800, ext. 625
Fax: (516) 594-0984 | E-mail:

The Office of Public Information serves as a focus of public information and communication for the diocese including: the internal Catholic public, the general public and the secular and religious media print, electronic and broadcast.  The Office works with virtually all departments within the diocese in analyzing and recommending communication strategies and in understanding the use of various media outlets. The Department of Communications writes all news releases pertaining to the diocese. If you are a journalist, feel free to contact the Office of Communications at any time.

Contact Us

Contact Us:
Mailing Address:
Post Office Box 9023

Rockville Centre, NY 11571-9023

Main DRVC Offices:
St. Joseph Villa (on the grounds of Mercy Medical Center)
992 N. Village Ave.
Rockville Centre, NY 11570
(516) 678-5800

Director: Sean P. Dolan
Office: (516) 678-5800, ext. 625
Cell: (516) 510-0473

Fax: (516) 594-0984

Web Development
The Office of Communications maintains the Diocesan public website. If you are experiencing technical difficulties with the website, please contact

Name Position Email Phone
Sean Dolan Director 516-678-5800 Ext. 625
Sandra Legall-leys Assistant 516-678-5800 Ext. 221
Rev. Msgr. James Vlaun President and CEO, Catholic Faith Network 516-538-8704 Ext. 148
Joseph Perrone General Manager, Catholic Faith Network 516-538-8704 Ext. 145


Catholic Faith Network
1200 Glenn Curtiss Boulevard
Uniondale, NY 11553
Office: (516) 538-8704 Fax: (516) 489-9701
President and CEO: Rev. Msgr. James C. Vlaun

Catholic Faith Network (Optimum Channel 29/137 / Verizon Fios 296 and Charter Spectrum 162/471) is the non-profit, state-of-the-art television and production facility of the Diocese of Rockville Centre.  Every day, CFN produces and presents 24 hours of ecumenical programming.  Broadcasting seven days a week to almost one million homes served by Cablevision and Verizon Fios customers.