Diocese: Archdiocese of New York
Notes: Suspended from Good Shepherd Church, Rhinebeck NY 1/19/15 after archdiocese received credible allegation of abuse of a male minor about 30 years before. Few months prior to removal archdiocese notified DA of concerns about possible past incidents. Kihm denied allegation. Assigned to Our Lady of Lourdes High School 1987-1992. Sent to supervised setting for evaluation and risk assessment. Archdiocese announced 3/16 Kihm’s removal from ministry after law enforcement and the Archdiocesan Review Board found the allegations credible. No criminal charges due to 5-year statute of limitations.