Board Member/Catholic Priest, P.E.S.
Fr. Carlos Farfán was born in Lima, Peru, on August 23, 1966. He was raised in a Catholic family. He is the youngest of three children, and he has two sisters who live with his mother in Peru. Fr. Carlos studied with the Marist brothers until high school and then continued on to study business. Before graduating, he joined the Community of Pro Ecclesia Sancta in 1994. After 10 years of formation, he was ordained a priest on December 11, 2004, in Trujillo, Peru. Within 6 months of his ordination he was sent to Sacramento, CA, together with Fr. Humberto Palomino to start the new foundation of P.E.S. in America. He was assigned to St. Peter Parish in Dixon, where he served for 6 years and became Pastor. He then was sent to St. Paul, Minnesota, to be a spiritual director at the Minor Seminary of St. John Maria Vianney and a Parochial Vicar at St. Mark’s Parish in St. Paul. After two and a half years in Minnesota, he returned to California to open the P.E.S. Formation House in Vacaville, working with the Catholic Advance Movement and Valley of the Sacred Heart Academy. Fr. Carlos loves watching and playing soccer and has interests in Moral Theology and Spirituality.