New Coordinator Announced

Sister Michele Morek, OSU

UNANIMA International’s new Coalition Coordinator is Sister Michele Morek from Owensboro, Kentucky, U.S.A.   Her community, The Ursuline Sisters of Mount Saint Joseph, is one of founding members of UNANIMA International. She brings to this position a passion for the environment and the empowerment of women: I will enjoy working with the UNANIMA communities and the NGO community at the UN, and feel this ministry as a real call to me.”

Michele has been a professor of biology, academic dean and vice president of academic affairs, and chair of the Division of Math and Natural Sciences at Brescia University. She served as Councilor of the leadership team Ursuline Sisters of Mount Saint Joseph and then as its Congregational Leader from 2004 to 2010. In addition she served on many environmental and local citizens groups in the Owensboro area.

We appreciate the effort and time given by the Search Committee: Anne Marie Mack, CBS, (Chair), Jean O’Meara, SHCJ, Kathleen Ries, CSA,  Roselle Santivasi, MSC, and Judith Desmarais, SP.