Sr. Dr. Joan Burke, SND
Centre for Leadership Management
Sr. Joan has a PhD in anthropology from Oxford University, UK; her research was on religious women in the Congo. She has spent many years ministering in Africa as a teacher, spiritual guide and lecturer. Her experience in leadership encompasses both her congregation and her ministries in the Congo, Nigeria and Kenya. Joan is very conscious of the need for African women religious to give voice to their African experience and values in the shaping of religious life.