Other Community Members


Rachel Boucher, p.m. was a Catholic School Administrator for 38 years. She oversees housekeeping and assists the Administrator when needed.

Suzanne Bourret, p.m. is the Administrator for the Center.    After years of teaching, she served as Residence Director at Rivier College, and as Provincial Leader.

Joan Desmarais, p.m. manages the library and serves at the Center.

Diane Dube, p.m. holds a BA in Religious Studies and an MAC in Counseling Psychology. She is a retreat presenter, offers spiritual direction and directed retreats.  She is certified through San Damiano House of Prayer, Lowell, MA and Cardinal Stritch University, Milwaukee, WI.

Claire Gagnon, p.m. is liturgist at Marie Joseph, where she offers directed retreats and spiritual direction.  She has a certificate from the Guelph Centre of Spirituality, Guelph, Ontario.

Pauline Grenier,  p.m. assists in the various needs of the center.

Elaine LaFleur, p.m.  manages the bookstore and serves at the center.

Ruth Ouellette, p.m. is Spiritual Animator of the Marie Joseph Community.

Donna Pike,  p.m. oversees the chapel ministry at M.J.S.C.

Aline Plante, p.m. has an M.A. in Spirituality from Creighton University, Omaha, NE with a practicum in spiritual direction, and the Exercises of Saint Ignatius.  She offers spiritual direction, gives directed retreats and is a presenter for retreats.

Jeanne Roberge, p.m. oversees the dining area, helps in the kitchen and serves at the Retreat Center.