Sr. Theresa Rickard


Sr. Theresa Rickard, O.P. is a Blauvelt, NY, Dominican sister and the President and Executive Director of RENEW International, an organization that fosters spiritual renewal in the Catholic tradition by empowering individuals and communities to encounter God in everyday life, deepen and share faith, and connect faith with action. She worked for many years in parish ministry in the South Bronx and was vocation and formation director for her Dominican congregation. She holds an MA in Religion from Fordham University, a Master of Divinity from Union Theological Seminary and a Doctor of Ministry from Aquinas Institute of Theology, St. Louis, Missouri. She is a contributing author to the book “Spiritual Manifestos.” She has been on the board of directors for the National Religious Vocation Conference and the Collaborative Dominican Novitiate Advisory Council.