Steering Committee

The following individuals work as the steering committee that collaboratively guides the work and initiatives of the Catholic Peacebuilding Network.

Gerard Powers, Chair
Professor of the Practice of Catholic Peacebuilding, Kroc Institute of International Peace Studies, Keough School of Global Affairs
The University of Notre Dame

R. Scott Appleby
Dean, Keough School of Global Affairs
The Univeristy of Notre Dame

Nell Bolton
Senior Technical Advisor for Justice and Peacebuilding
Catholic Relief Services

Drew Christiansen, S.J.
Distinguished Professor of Ethics and Global Development
Senior Research Fellow, Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and Word Affairs
Georgetown University

Steven Colecchi
Director of the Office of International Justice and Peace
United States Conference of Catholic Bishops

Marie Dennis
Co-President
Pax Christi International

Joseph Cornelius Donnelly
Permanent Delegate to the United Nations
Caritas Internationalis

William R. Headley, C.S.Sp.
Professor, Joan B. Kroc School of Peace Studies
University of San Diego

Msgr. Héctor Fabio Henao
Director of the National Secretariat of Social Pastoral
Cáritas Colombiana
Conferencia Episcopal de Colombia

Laurie Johnston
Associate Professor of Theology and Religious Studies
Emmanuel College
Sant'Egidio Community in the United States

Heinz-Gerhard Justenhoven
Executive Director
Institut für Theologie und Frieden

Myla Leguro
Program Director for Advancing Interreligious Peacebuilding
Catholic Relief Services

Maryann Cusimano Love
Associate Professor of International Relations
Fellow, Institute for Policy Research and Catholic Studies
The Catholic University of America

Katherine Marshall
Professor of the Practice of Development
Senior Fellow, Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs
Georgetown University

Emmanuel Ntakarutimana, O.P.
Conférence des évêques catholiques du Burundi

Peter-John Pearson
Director, Catholic Parliamentary Liaison Office
Southern African Catholic Bishops' Conference

Dan Philpott
Professor of Political Science
The University of Notre Dame

Stephen J. Pope
Professor of Theology
Boston College

Gerald W. Schlabach
Professor of Theology
University of St. Thomas

Robert Schreiter, C.PP.S.
Professor of Theology
Catholic Theological Union

 

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