New Leadership Team

Leadership Team Installation

August 29, 2015

The Sisters of Saint Joseph are proud to announce the installation of a new Leadership Team.  The team consists of President - Sister Sharon  Bailey; Vice President -Sister Marilyn Pray; Councilor 1 - Sister Karen Dietz; Councilor 2 - Sister Mary Ann Mayer.
Sister Sharon Bailey is a pediatric nurse practitioner and massage therapist who has served in past Congregational leadership roles.  She was most recently the Congregational Formation Director, guiding young women in the beginning stages of their religious life.
Sister Marilyn Pray ministers in education and was most recently the Coordinator of Campus Life at Aquinas Institute.  Sister Marilyn holds a doctorate in Theology and has also served on Congregational leadership in a prior administration.
Sister Karen Dietz has actively served in several leadership roles with the Diocese of Rochester, New York.  She served for five years as the pastoral administrator of the St. Agnes in Avon, St. Paul the Cross in Honeoye Falls and St. Rose in Lima cluster parish.
Sister Mary Ann Mayer continues for a second concurrent term in Congregational leadership.  In addition to her leadership roles she ministered in education and taught at De Sales High School in Geneva and Nazareth Academy and McQuaid Jesuit High Schools in Rochester, New York. She also ministered in the SSJ mission in Brazil.
The new team was formally installed on Saturday, August 29, 2015.  A Mass and reception was held.  For highlights from the event CLICK HERE
The Congregation elected the new team on Saturday, July 18, 2015.  The election was the culmination of the Congregation's Chapter gathering which is a major Congregational event that sets the course for the next four years.
Our deepest gratitude to our outgoing Leadership Team - Sister Mary Louise Mitchell, Sister Eileen Daly, Sister Elaine Hollis, Sister Mary Ann Mayer and Sister Barbara Orczyk.

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