Fr. Carter Zielinski
is from Overland Park and attended Saint Thomas Aquinas High School. After two years as a student at the University of Kansas, he heard the Lord calling him to the priesthood and left KU for Conception Seminary College. He then studied theology in Rome for four years before his ordination to the priesthood in June, 2018.
He loves sports, learning new languages, and leading people closer to God. He is assigned as associate pastor of Christ the King and Chaplain of Hayden.