The Order is governed by Superiors, and a Consistory of nine, both lay and clergy. During the Annual Retreat, the gathering convenes as a synod to address issues of mission, organization, and finance.
The Abbot serves as the Spiritual Leader and Chief Shepherd for the Order, responsible for the vision and mission of the Order and the well being of the community. Br. Bob was re-elected to a five year term as Abbot during the Order’s 2017 retreat in Wernersville, Pennsylvania.
Sister Karen Lovelace, OCC
The Prior serves as the Counselor to the Abbot and is responsible for much of the spiritual and liturgical education and resources for the Order and the spiritual formation of Novices.
Brother Brian Smith, OCC
The Steward is the keeper of the Order's finances and fiscal records, fiscal advisor to the Abbot, and scribe of meetings and gatherings of the Order.
Consistory: The Consistory, along with the Superiors, comprise our governing body.
Current Consistory Members:
Brother Ron Grubb
Brother Brian Burke
Brother Ron Heagy
Sister Selena Blackwell
Sister Jennifer Fair
Brother Mark Lukens