The Board of the Religious Formation Conference consists of men and women religious from various parts of the U.S. Some currently serve as formators or leaders in their congregations while others bring relevant expertise and ministerial backgrounds. They have fiduciary responsibility for the Conference and exercise this through their participation in Board meetings and committees. Board committees include: Congress Planning, Executive, Finance, Governance, and Membership. There are also ad hoc committees as needed.

Executive Committee

  • Sr. Linda Buck, CSJ (Treasurer)
  • Rev. Richard Hall, OMI (Co-chair)
  • Sr. Nancy Gerth, SCN (Co-Chair)
  • Sr. Ellen Dauwer, SC (Executive Director, ex-officio)
  • Sr. Mary Ann Nelson, OP (Corporate Secretary)

Executive Committee

Other Board Members

  • Sr. Adriana Calzada, CCVI
  • Sr. Maco Cassetta, CND
  • Fr. Dennis Chriszt, CPPS
  • Br. Wayne Fitzpatrick, MM
  • Fr. James B. Herring, O PRAEM
  • Sr. Cyndi Nienhaus, CSA
  • Sr. Elyse Marie Ramirez, OP
  • Br. Gregory Timothy Smyth, CFC
  • Sr. Corrina Thomas, FSPA
Board of Directors