Fr. Connor was ordained to the priesthood in 2001. He has worked in several different ministries, including dean of discipline at the Everest Academy in Madrid, Spain. He worked in the development office of the Legion for several years and from 2004 - 2009 was Local Coordinator of Apostolate for Regnum Christi in New York. He helped found and direct the Lumen Institute, served as assistant to the territorial director for apostolate, and was director of the former Atlanta Territory. Fr. John was appointed as the territorial director for the North American Territory on May 1, 2014. He also serves as head of the territory’s Institutional Advancement Office.