Bishop Robert F. Vasa

Sixth Bishop of Santa Rosa

The bishop may be contacted by phone at 707.566-3325 or email, through Pam Hawkins, the assistant to the bishop, phawkins@srdiocese.org.

Bishop Robert F. Vasa was born in Lincoln, Neb., May 7, 1951

Priestly Ordination

  • Date of priestly ordination: May 22, 1976
  • Place: Lincoln, Neb.
  • Consecrated by: Bishop Glennon Patrick Flavin

Episcopal Appointments

  • Date of episcopal appointment: Nov. 19, 1999
  • Date of episcopal ordination: Jan. 26, 2000
  • Place: Baker, Ore.
  • Appointed coadjutor bishop of Santa Rosa: Jan. 24, 2010
  • Date installed: Mar. 6, 2011
  • Succeeded as bishop of Santa Rosa: June 30, 2011