Hieu Nguyen is the new parish administrator at St. Ambrose Catholic Church, 4213 Mangum Rd.
An installation Mass for Nguyen is scheduled for 10 a.m. April 7 at St. Ambrose, with a welcome reception to follow. Members of the parish and surrounding community are encouraged to attend.
Nguyen, who was incarnated in the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston five years ago, has previously served at St. Christopher Catholic Church as well as St. Helen Catholic Church in Pearland. A Pennsylvania native who was ordained in 2007 in Rome, Nguyen also has served in multiple cities in the United States as well as Ireland, Italy, Mexico and the Philippines.