Betty Suther, CSJ | Administrator holds master’s degrees in both Administration (Kansas State University) and Christian Spirituality (Creighton University, Omaha). Betty is a certified and experienced spiritual director and Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) consultant. She is a quilting artist and facilitates retreats and workshops for beginners and experienced quilters.
Bette Moslander, CSJ | Program Director holds a doctorate in Theology (St. Mary’s Notre Dame). As past president of Sisters of St. Joseph of Concordia and of the Leadership Conference of Women Religious, Bette has long experience in consultation with religious communities of women. She facilitates workshops and retreats and is an experienced Spiritual Director.
Janet Lander, CSJ | Facilitator received both her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Education (Mount St. Mary’s College — Los Angeles) and a master’s in Pastoral Ministry and post-master’s certificate in the Practice of Spirituality (Boston College). Her Manna House ministry includes giving retreats and workshops, facilitating assemblies and chapters for religious communities and serving as a Spiritual Director.
Marcia Allen, CSJ | Facilitator holds a bachelor’s degree in History and French and a master’s in Administration (Kansas State University), and a doctorate in Ministry in Spirituality (Graduate Theological Foundation). She is the current president of the Sisters of St. Joseph and is an experienced facilitator for workshops and retreats.
Liberata “Liebe” Pellerin , CSJ | Facilitator received a master’s degree in Religious Studies (Catholic University of America). Liberata received her certificate from the year’s study in spiritual direction from the Jesuit School of Theology-Berkeley. She has been supervisor for Spiritual Directors studying at Creighton University and is a Spiritual Director at Manna House.
Carolyn Teter, CSJ | Staff holds a doctorate in Religious Studies (St. Mary’s-Notre Dame). She taught at Marymount College in Salina, Kan., for many years. Carolyn also has a master’s degree in Addiction Counseling (North Dakota State University).
Julie Christensen, CSJ | Youth Ministry holds a bachelor’s degree in Theatre with an emphasis in Drama Therapy and a graduate certificate in Conflict Resolution (Kansas State University). Julie is working toward a master’s degree in Christian Spirituality from Creighton University, Omaha. Julie heads Manna House’s Youth and Young Adult Ministry.
Sylvia Winterscheidt, CSJ |Staff holds a bachelor’s degree from Marymount College and a master’s in ministry degree from Creighton University, Omaha. She also completed other post-graduate studies at Avila College, Kansas City, Emporia State University, Kansas State University and Jungian Institute, Zurich, Switzerland.
Susan LeDuc | Administrative Coordinator
Cecilia Thrash | Secretary and Receptionist
Karen Brown | Head Cook
Rhelda Roudybush | Housekeeping