A Daughter of Charity, Sr Therese has been involved with the Society since she was 19. 

Sr Therese was a youth representative and involved in formation and training in Maitland Newcastle diocese while at university. She has been a member of conferences in Ashfield and Moree and has worked in various social welfare roles, including working with homeless people and people experiencing mental illness.

In 2004 Sr Therese was employed by the Society in Canberra Goulburn as Youth Co-ordinator and remained there for 5 years where she was also a night patrol co-ordinator for 2 of those years. 

In 2009/2010 she studied Vincentian spirituality and then returned to Canberra/Goulburn to work in Spirituality. 

Sr Therese has a master’s degree in theology and has a passion for exploring the Vincentian tradition in today’s world.