Board of Trustees

Xavier University of Louisiana

BISHOP CURTIS JOHN GUILLORY, S.V.D.
Bishop
Diocese of Beaumont

Bishop Guillory, a member since 2012, is Bishop of the Diocese of Beaumont, Texas. He previously has served as a Trustee from 1997-2002.  He was Auxiliary Bishop of the Galveston-Houston Diocese, and in 2000, he became the fifth bishop of the Diocese of Beaumont and the first African-American non-canon lawyer to hold this position.

Bishop Guillory earned a B.A. degree from the Divine Word College and later earned a Masters of Divinity at the Catholic Theological Union in Chicago.  He went on to earn an M.A. degree in Christian Spirituality from Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska.

Board of Trustees

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