Fr. Brett Taira
Fr. Brett Taira, LC is a native of Orange County, CA. A convert from Buddhism to Catholicism in college, Fr. Brett double majored in Electrical Engineering and Philosophy at Rice University in Houston, TX, prior to entering into religious life with the Legionaries of Christ. After completing studies in Cheshire, CT, and in Rome, he was ordained to the priesthood in 2016. Since ordination he has done ministry in Chicago and Atlanta. He is currently assigned as a spiritual director at Benedictine College in Atchison, KS, and also regularly directs Ignatian Spiritual Exercises in southern Louisiana where he currently resides.