Office of Communications

The Office of Communications collaborates with all ministries in the diocese to communicate the work of the Church to the faithful in the Rio Grande Valley and in the community. The office publishes a weekly electronic news bulletin - Weekly Update, and an annual Year in Review; manages the news component of the diocesan website; and serves as the official news and public information liaison between the Diocese of Brownsville and the news media. The department offers assistance to parishes, schools and Catholic entities with communications planning and public relations, as a way of building the kingdom of Jesus Christ in the Rio Grande Valley.

Brenda Nettles Riojas
Director / Editor
P. (956) 784-5008

Paul Binz
Communications Associate
P. (956) 784-5055

Rick Treviño
Project Manager / Content Developer
P. (956) 784-5008

Eddie Garcia
Content Developer / Marketing Coordinator

P. (956) 784-5009

Office Location
San Juan Pastoral Center
700 N Virgen de San Juan Blvd
San Juan Texas, 78589

The Valley Catholic

The Valley Catholic is the official newspaper of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Brownsville. As such, it shares in the Church's mission to tell the Good News of Jesus Christ in the context of today"s world.

Catholic Programming on KMBH TV

Sundays, 11 a.m. Diocese Insight

Brenda Nettles Riojas, Diocesan Relations Director and editor of The Valley Catholic, hosts a half-hour interview program with different guests who provide some insight into the different programs and ministries of the Catholic Church in the Rio Grande Valley.