Father Brian Lucas is a priest of the Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney ordained in 1980. He has held parish appointments and was Archdiocesan Secretary (1990 – 2002) and General Secretary of the Australian Catholic Bishops Conference (2002 – 2015). He is currently the National Director of Catholic Mission and a member of the finance council of the Pontifical Mission Societies.
Brian has postgraduate degrees in Law, General Studies and including STL from the Catholic Institute of Sydney. He is a co-author of Celebrating with Children, The Church Administration Handbook, and author of Pleasing to God: The Call to Church Administration.