The National Fraternity

The National Council

The National Council consists of members of the National Executive, the nine Regional Ministers, and the three Spiritual Assistants.

The National Executive

Minister: Paula Pearce ofs, Vice Minister: Andrea Hambleton ofs, Secretary: Pamela Thornton ofs, Treasurer: Michael Martin ofs, Formation: John Power ofs, Presence in the World: Debbie Bool ofs, Youth: Christine Frendo ofs, Additional Councillor: Roger Yelland ofs.

The Regional Ministers

Scotland: Helen MacGilp ofs, North East: Lyn Bradbury ofs, North West: Peter Bamford ofs, Midland: Andrea Hambleton ofs, East Anglia: Debbie Bool ofs, London: Anne North ofs, South East: Kathy Maskens ofs, Southern: Betsy Hart ofs, South Wales & South West: Patrick Tossell ofs

The Spiritual Assistants

Fr John Cavanagh ofm cap, Fr Jesmond Pawley ofm conv, Fr Patrick Lonsdale ofm

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