Our Board of Directors

Executive Committee


Jean Kelly


Jean is married, with two grown sons. She began attending Council meetings as a child with her mother, selling donuts after Mass to aid the missions.  As an adult Jean helped found the St. Mary’s Christian Women’s group at the request of her pastor and served as President. Jean was Milwaukee Province Director and ACCW Treasurer. She serves on the Pastoral Council, organizes food and volunteers for the monthly parish Community Meal Program, is a small group facilitator for a weekly Bible Study and teaches confirmation classes. She loves to garden, play golf and travel.
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Patricia Voorhes



Tracy Janis  



Rose Martinet



Maribeth Stewart Blogoslawski

Immediate Past President


Andrea Cecilli

Executive Director

Ex officio member


Province Directors

Yvette Carr

(Province of Atlanta)

Liz Schiavone

 (Province of Baltimore)

Beth Mahoney

 (Province of Boston)

Susanne Nelson-Helms

(Province of Chicago)

Kathleen Boesch

(Province of Cincinnati)

Angie Milatzo

(Province of Denver)

Rita Faith Maher

(Province of Detroit)

Nancy Larson

(Province of Dubuque)

Rosie Castillo

 (Province of  Galveston/ Houston)

Nina Romero-Caron

(Province of Hartford)

Jackie Brandon

(Province of Los Angeles)

Pat Ryan

(Province of Louisville)

Sheila Hopkins

(Province of Miami)

Paula Freimuth

(Province of Milwaukee)

Patricia Fike

(Province of Oklahoma City)

Susan Johnson

(Province of Omaha)

Marion Smith-Reynoso

(Province of Philadelphia)

Coreen Glen

 (Province of Portland, OR)

Beverly South 

(Province of St. Louis)

Connie Andrews

(Province of St. Paul-Minneapolis)

Jeannie  Salazar-Friddell

 (Province of San Antonio)

Kathryn Parish-Reese

 (Province of San Francisco)

Carol Monaco

(Province of Washington)

Ex-officio Board Members

Bishop William A. Wack,CSC

Episcopal Liaison

Rev. Richard E. Dawson

Chair of NCCW Spiritual Advisors

Commission Chairs:

Kathleen Penno (Spirituality Commission)
Ruth Warren          (Leadership Commission)
Mary Ann Cummins (Service Commission)

National Organization Representatives:

Patty Sommerhauser (Friends of NCCW for WUCWO)
Amy Kennedy (Associates for NCCW)
Karen Painter (Representative to Religious Alliance Against Pornography)

NGO Representative to the United Nations:

Theresa Boscia

Representative to the World Union of Catholic Women's Organisations (WUCWO):

Maribeth Stewart