A special celebration was held on the weekend at Mary MacKillop place to mark the changes to the Congregational Leadership Team of the Josephites.
The Sisters of St Joseph celebrated on Saturday at North Sydney with family and friends as Sr Katrina Brill concluded her six years as Congregational Leader and welcomed the new Leader, Sr Anne Derwin.
The other members of the new Leadership Team (pictured) included: Srs Sheila McCreanor from South Australia (who was also in the previous Team), Ann Gilroy from New Zealand, Eileen Lenihan from Ireland and Annette Arnold from Queensland.
The outgoing Leadership Team of Srs Katrina Brill, Joan Healey, Monica Cavanagh, Sheila McCreanor and Pat Malone were given a standing ovation for their contribution over the past six years.
The new Provincial and Regional Leaders, who took up their leadership on Sunday 2 March were: Sr Pauline Morgan, Province Leader of WA; Sr Marion Gambin, Province Leader of SA; Sr Josephine Dubiel, Province Leader of Vic; Sr Mary Quinlan, Province Leader of NSW; Sr Moya Campbell, Province Leader of QLD, Sr Colleen Keeble, Province Leader of Aotearoa New Zealand; and Sister Margaret O'Sullivan, Regional Leader of Ireland.
Sisters of St Joseph