The mission of the diocesan communications office it to promote the work and services provided by the diocesan bishop and the departments, programs, and ministries of the Diocese of Tyler.
It serves as the liaison for all diocesan entities and media outlets. The director serves as the primary spokesperson for the diocese.
The communications office is responsible for the development of diocesan communications plans and addressing issues of concern to the Church in the Diocese of Tyler and oversees diocesan websites, social media, the St. Philip Institute podcasts, and monthly Qué Pasa announcements.
The office of communications also manages the Catholic East Texas, magazine of the Diocese of Tyler. The Catholic East Texas is a quarterly magazine sent out to registered parishioners throughout the diocese.