Sr. Madeleine Gregg entered with the Faithful Companions of Jesus in 1978. Already a teacher before she became a Sister, she continued working in the field of education in various capacities, teaching in both general and special education at the elementary, middle school, secondary, and university levels. For over a decade she directed an annual, week-long, residential Teen Leadership Camp with 7-8th grade girls, supervising college-aged counselors and working to ensure a life-giving experience for all involved. Sr. Madeleine came to Calgary to work at the FCJ Centre in August 2015 with many years of experience in adult faith formation (RCIA) and retreat work. Her formal training as a spiritual director was through the Spiritual Direction Internship Initiative (SDII) in Boston, MA, USA. Now professor emerita, retired after 22 years in teacher education at the University of Alabama, USA, Madeleine enjoys her work as part of the spiritual direction training program team, gives retreats to families (Mother-Daughter/ Father-Son; Parent-Teen/Grandparent/Grandchild),offers spiritual direction, does outreach to schools, and is ready to respond to new initiatives with enthusiasm and joy!