Fr. Thomas Rosica is a priest in the Congregation of St. Basil (Basilian Fathers). He studied theology and Sacred Scripture at Regis College in the University of Toronto, the Pontifical Biblical Institute in Rome, and the Ecole Biblique et Archéologique Française in Jerusalem before serving as pastor and executive director of the Newman Centre Catholic Mission at the University of Toronto and lecturing in Scripture at the University of Toronto. He served as National Director and CEO of World Youth Day 2002.
Fr. Rosica is the founding CEO of Salt and Light Catholic Media Foundation, Canada's national Catholic television network. In 2009, Fr. Rosica was appointed by Pope Benedict XVI as Consultor to the Pontifical Council for Social Communications. As of December 2011, he is President of Assumption University in Windsor, Ontario, in addition to his role at Salt and Light.