The primary function of this body is to advise the Presiding Bishop on issues, concerns and programs of the National Church. The council is tasked with managing and administrating policies and programs of the church in the areas of spiritual formation and direction, communications and media, business and finances, current and future identity and direction.

 The following are members of the American National Catholic Executive Council.

Chair: Most Rev. George R. Lucey, FCM

Chancellor: Father Geety Reyes,
Vicar of Vocations: Father Paul Gulya,
Vicar General: Father Matthew Bailey,
Vicar of Finance: Mr. William Sampson,
Vicar of Communications: Father Kerry Walters,
Vicar of Ecumenism: Father James Lehman,
Director of Formation:  Father Louie Amezaga,
Lay Representative: Steve Koniers, St. Thomas More, PA,
Lay Representative: Scott Idec, Sacred Heart, NJ,
Lay Representative: Joyce Sprague, Our Lady of Guadalupe, NJ,
Secretary: (non-voting member), Father John Bye-Torre,

The Executive Council is chaired by the Presiding Bishop. It meets quarterly and reports to the Office of the Bishop on the state and affairs of the jurisdiction. All inquiries, comments, and suggestions should be directed to the appropriate vicar or council secretary.