President, Chairman of the Board, Host
Father Chris Decker is a priest for the Diocese of Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He was ordained in May of 2007 and is currently pastor of St. James and St. Philip Catholic Churches in St. James and Vacherie, LA, respectively. He attended college seminary in St. Benedict, LA with the monks of St. Joseph Abbey and completed his priestly studies at Notre Dame Seminary in New Orleans, LA. Fr. Chris likes to draw and dabble in graphic design when his time at the parish permits. Most recently, he covered Pope Benedict XVI’s visit to the United States for cu|tv, the video service of catholicunderground.com. He blogs almost regularly and is a co-presenter of the catholicunderground.com podcast.
Managing Editor, Panelist
Father Ryan Humphries is a priest for the Diocese of Alexandria, Louisiana. He was ordained in May 2005 and is currently pastor at The Protoparish of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Campti, Louisiana and Vicar Forane of the diocese. Father is also a regional chaplain for Radio Maria USA. In addition to enjoying being a priest, Fr. Ryan likes computer programming languages, trips to the cinema, good theology books, and keeping his Mac desktop clean. Fr. Ryan is a panelist on the catholicunderground.com podcast.
Joshua LeBlanc is the co-founder and president of cyberCatholics.com, a 100% Catholic web hosting service. He is also the mind behind the annual Catholic Blog Awards. Joshua is married and currently works in the Information Technology field in Lafayette, Louisiana. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy and the liberal arts from St. Joseph Seminary College in Covington, LA. Joshua also freelances as a speaker and writer on various Catholic issues and subjects and us a panelist on the catholicunderground.com podcast.