Father Remi Okere was ordained to the priesthood on July 31, 1994. Father Remi was a student at the Spiritan International School of Theology, Enugu, Nigeria from September 1990 to June 1994. He graduated with a Master of Arts degree in Theology by Duquesne University of the Holy Ghost, Pittsburgh, PA in 1994.
Father Remi began his assignment at St. John’s in July of 2015. He served as Pastor of Assumption Church from July, 2009 to July, 2015. Prior to serving at Assumption, Father was the Associate Pastor at Sacred Heart in West Des Moines and St. Joseph’s Parish in Des Moines