About us


We are lead and governed by the Institute Leadership in accordance with church law, the Mercy Constitutions and the directives of the Institute Chapter.

(Seated, from left) Sister Patricia McDermott, president, and Sister Pat Flynn, vice-president. (Standing, from left) Sister Áine O’Connor, Sister Judith Frikker and Sister Anne Marie Miller

The Institute Leadership Team (ILT) is the one elected body of leaders for the Sisters of Mercy of the Americas, which includes the Caribbean, Central America and South America, the Pacific and the continental US.

Institute Leadership Team