Fr. Tim McGowan was a classmate of Msgr. Forsen’s as St. John’s Seminary in Camarillo. He was ordained in 1979 and his first assignment was as an associate pastor at Holy Family in Glendale from 1979 to 1983. Since then, he has served in several churches throughout the archdiocese, including St Bernard in Glassell Park, and Incarnation in Glendale. Fr. Tim’s talents and interests also led him to spend several years in Catholic Education. He taught for 5 years in Santa Rosa, and most recently taught at Cathedral High School in Los Angeles. He currently serves as Chaplain at Cathedral High School.
Fr. Tim has been in residence at Visitation Church since 2014. He current coordinates and directs the volunteers in our Religious Education for the parish.
Fr. Tim is known for his love of mountain biking and motorcycles.