General Chapter 2019
Once every six years, representatives of all the Provinces of the Roman Union of Ursulines gather at the Generalate House in Rome for a General Chapter. The purpose of the General Chapter is to make decisions and set directions for the Institute for the six years ahead. Those gathered at the Chapter are also responsible for electing the team of women who will provide leadership for the International group for the coming period of six years.
The last General Chapter was held in October 2019. Australia was represented by Sr Susan Flood, Provincial and Sr Lee Veriga, elected delegate from the Province. Sr Helen Dyson attended as a Member of the Secretariat and Liturgical Team.
The new Leadership Team which was elected at this Chapter is comprised of the Prioress General, her five Councillors, the General Treasurer and Secretary General as listed below;
Sr Susan Flood
Sr Agatha Linda Chandra
Sr Ann-Marie Gardiner
Sr Benigna Kania
Sr Neusimar Marques da Silva
Sr Claudine-Marie Ndione
SECRETARY GENERAL Sr Armida Veglio
GENERAL TREASURER Sr Nurhayati Wiguno
From left: Sisters Nurhayati Wiguno, Armida Veglio, Neusimar Marques da Silva, Claudine-Marie Ndione, Susan Flood (Prioress General), Benigna Kania, Agatha Linda Chandra & Ann-Marie Gardiner