St. Genevieve Clergy & Staff


Pastor - Fr. Brian Taylor is the son of Howard and Vicki Taylor of Arnaudville. He has three brothers, one sister, four nieces and two nephews all from Arnaudville. In 1989, Fr. Brian graduated from Arnaudville High School, following graduation, he attended T. H. Harris in Opelousas, for Licensed Practical Nursing, after graduation he worked as an LPN for several years. In 1998 he entered St. Joseph Seminary College in Covington and graduated in 2000, from there he attended classes at the Pontifical North American College in Rome until 2003, from Rome, he transferred to Notre Dame Seminary in New Orleans graduating in 2004 and then was ordained to the Sacred Order of Priesthood on June 8, 2006. Following his ordination, he was assigned as Associate Pastor of St. Joseph Church in Rayne until 2008 and then was appointed Pastor of St. Augustine Church in Basil from 2008 to 2012. This is Fr. Brian’s third appointment in the diocese of Lafayette where he will serve as Pastor of St. Genevieve Church.

Pastor Emeritus

Rev. Joseph F. Brennan


Deacon Mitch Hebert

Deacon Kyle Faber

St. Genevieve Staff

Minister to the Sick: Sister Laura Melancon

Parish Secretary/Bulletin Editor: Ms. Janel Durio

Bookkeeper: Ms. Gina Breaux

Director of Religious Education: Mrs. Corrine Davidson

Liturgical Coordinator: Mrs Agnes Malveaux

Safe Environment Coordinator: Mrs. Corrine Davidson

Church Sacristan: Ms. Anne Guidry

Music Director: Mrs. Jodi Bollich

Guitarist: Mr. Paul Hebert

Executive Chef: Ms. Sue Angelle

Director of Rectory Operations: Mr. Blane Matherne

Calvary Cemetery: Mr. Patrick R. Spears

Calvary Cemetery Secretary: Mrs. Norma Kling