Judge Patricia D. Marks, Retired Supervising Judge for Criminal Court, Seventh Judicial District, Chief Administrator and Founder of the Rochester Veteran's Court, led a lively and interesting discussion encompassing her many roles as judge, wife, mother and mentor.
Dr. Barbara A. Moore, Director of the Women and Gender Studies Program, leads this popular event, now in its tenth year. Community servants, pastors and professional leaders share with CRCDS students the things that help them to grow, survive and thrive in the ministries to which they have been called.
Past honored Thriving in Ministry guests included the first woman appointed a federal judge in the Western District of NYS., Hon. Elizabeth Wolford, President of an all-girls private Catholic school, Suzanne Johnston, and bank president Kathleen Whelehan, MBA. a bank president. These women, along with the Honorable Carla Palumbo, JD., a member of Rochester’s City Council, inspired and engaged students.
Upcoming Thriving in Ministry roundtable leaders include:
OCTOBER 20, 2015
• General Manager of Pioneer Millworks
• Reclaimed and Sustainable Wood Products
NOVEMBER 17, 2015
Lorraine Ndusha, NP
• Staff, Strong Ties
• Mental Health Care Provider
•Current student, CRCDS