Most Reverend Elden F. Curtiss
The Most Rev. Elden F. Curtiss was installed as Archbishop of Omaha on June 25, 1993. He is the ninth ordinary and the fourth archbishop to lead the church of northeast Nebraska. On June 3, 2009, Pope Benedict the XVI accepted his resignation due to age, after having turned 75 on June 16, 2007. Archbishop Curtiss served as apostolic administrator of the Archdiocese until the installation of Archbishop George J. Lucas on July 22, 2009.