Mary Sheedy has been trained as a spiritual director through the SpiritualvDirection Internship on the “Art of Spiritual Direction” at Our Lady of Peace in Narragansett, R.I. She also holds a Master’s degree in Pastoral Ministries from Emmanuel College in Boston. She is a Pastoral Associate at a Collaborative in the west region and has been involved in Ignatian spirituality for over twenty years. Her current ministry includes facilitating silent directed retreats, particularly at Campion Renewal Center. Other ministries she is involved with include guided weekend retreats at the parishes where she works , days of prayer, Advent and Lenten Programs. Mary is married, a mom of three, a grandmother of five and a friend to all. She is an artist and often incorporates art into her ministries.