Our Board of Directors

Sean Mulrooney
Chair

Professor of Philosophy
St. Augustine’s Seminary and Regis College
Toronto,  ON
Favourite Nouwen book:
Reaching Out

Inspired by books like Reaching Out, Sean is working this year on a team that gives retreats to homeless people.

Judith Leckie
Secretary

Former Carmelite Nun
Founder & Director of L’Arche Vancouver, Retired
Toronto, ON
Favourite Nouwen books:
Gracias & Road to Daybreak

Judith was introduced to Nouwen’s books through her long-standing friendship with Sue Mosteller, Henri’s Literary Executor.

Raymond Glennon
Treasurer

Project Management Professional
Columbia, MD
Favourite Nouwen book:
The Road to Daybreak

Ray finds this a very appropriate book that parallels his own recent professional and spiritual journey.

Marjorie ThompsonRev. Marjorie Thompson
Member

Author
Presbyterian Minister
Nashville, TN
Favourite Nouwen books:
The Wounded Healer & The Way of the Heart

Marjorie returns to books like these for sustenance and appreciative memory of Henri’s presence in her life.

Henry_1Henry Freeman
Member

CEO, H. Freeman Associates, LLC Fundraising Consultant to
Educational Institutions & Non-Profits
Richmond, IN
Favourite Nouwen book:
Spirituality of Fundraising

This thought-provoking e-book is a cherished compass on Henry’s journey as a fundraiser – and a faithful reminder of what it is all about.

Deborah Deacon
Member

Communications Specialist
Canadian Mental Health Association
Toronto, ON
Favourite Nouwen book:
Bread for the Journey

This continues to be Deborah’s go-to Nouwen book, providing the daily grounding and re-focusing that is so needed in today’s fast paced world.