Jean Okroi, IBVM
My first ministry was that of an educator followed by: parish ministry, North American leadership as a Regional Consultor and General Consultor, Manager of Mission Integration for Franciscan hospital, Vicar for Religious in Diocese of Joliet, Intercommunity Retirement Network for Religious Congregations, Consultant for the National Religious Retirement Office, Spiritual Companion, JPIC committee, Ignatian retreats for homeless women, Initiated the Illinois Women Religious against Human Trafficking Task Force. Other ministries include serving on the Boards of Roosevelt Place for senior housing, Martin de Pores House of Hope for addicted/homeless women, Mercy Circle Residence for senior living. Present ministries are that of being a spiritual companion and continuing my work of 18 years with human trafficking.
Travel. Walking. Learning about different cultures. Working to strengthen my oneness with earth.