Dom Pierre-André Burton, Abbot of Désert and Father Immediate of Viaceli, appointed Father José Ignacio Manzano Fernandez-Heredia, Superior ad nutum of Viaceli (diocese of Santander, Spain). The appointment became effective on November 27, 2019.
Dom José Ignacio was born in 1950 in Sevilla (Spain). He entered Huerta in 1997, made his solemn profession in 2000 and was ordained a priest in 1980. He was Superior of the Pre-foundation Monte Sión before the appointment.