Introducing the Directors of the MIA Board

Sheila Carney rsm (US)

Sheila Carney rsm (US)

Vice chair of the Board

Sheila Carney is a member of the Sisters of Mercy of the Americas. She brings extensive experience of the life and ...

Maria Lawton rsm (AU)

Maria Lawton rsm (AU)

Maria is Vicar and Bursar of the Sisters of Mercy Parramatta Congregation, Australia. She brings the experience of ...

Marie Louise White rsm

Marie Louise White rsm

Marie Louise White rsm is Congregational Leader of the Congregation of the Sisters of Mercy. She brings extensive e...

Susan Clarke (British)

Susan Clarke (British)

Susan brings the experience of working as a lay woman in a Mercy ministry in England. As well as her skills in Scho...

Suzanne Ryder rsm

Suzanne Ryder rsm

Suzanne Ryder is a member of the Congregation of the Sisters of Mercy. She has wide-ranging experience of Mercy wor...

Colette Cronin rsm (British)

Colette Cronin rsm (British)

Colette is Institute Leader of the Institute of Our Lady of Mercy (GB) She brings extensive experience of life and ...

Ron Ashworth (US)

Ron Ashworth (US)

Chair of the Board

Ron is currently serving as Chair of the U.S. Fundraising Committee for MIA. He previously served as the President/...

Mary Moorhead

Mary Moorhead

Born in Tanzania, brought up in the Lebanon Mary Moorhead, Chief Executive of the Mater Foundation, Dublin (Fundrai...

Kevin Hoy

Kevin Hoy

Kevin Hoy has more than 32 years of experience as a lawyer, most recently with the firm of Mason Hayes and Curran i...

Berneice Loch rsm

Berneice Loch rsm

Company Secretary & Board Contact

Berneice Loch is the CEO of Mercy International Association (MIA). In this capacity Berneice leads, integrates, dev...