Born in 1958 in Sleepy Eye, Minnesota, Fr. Clark was ordained to the priesthood for the Diocese of New Ulm in 1984.
Fr. Clark’s assignment history:
- Associate, Holy Redeemer, Marshall, 1984
- Associate, Holy Trinity, Winsted, 1984-1989
- Associate, Cathedral of the Holy Trinity, New Ulm, 1989-1990
- Pastor, St. Anthony, Watkins, 1990-1993 (also assigned as Sacramental Minister to Our Lady, Manannah 1992-1993)
- Parochial Administrator, Our Lady, Manannah, 1993-1996
- Pastor, St. Patrick, Kandiyohi, 1996-1997
- Pastor, St. Thomas More, Lake Lillian, 1996-1997
- Administrative leave, 1997
- Religion Teacher, Saint Agnes High School, St. Paul, 1998-2002
In 2002, Fr. Clark was returned to the Diocese of New Ulm. The diocese removed him from ministry in 2002.