Fr. Walsh has been ordained for three years and even had the job of caring for St. Thomas Aquinas, Wichita while Fr. McGuiness took his three month sabbatical. Fr Walsh grew up in St. Joseph parish in Wichita; but graduated from St. Francis school, as well as Bishop Carroll Catholic High School. After St. Thomas Aquinas, he was assigned here at St. Francis of Assisi as parochial vicar from June 2017 until June 2018.