Conference Planning Team

Judith Sutera, OSB

Judith Sutera, OSB, is a Benedictine sister of the monastery of Mount St. Scholastica in Atchison, KS. She holds degrees in psychology and sociology, with a master's degree in counseling, and, in 1986, became one of the first women to receive a master's degree in monastic theology. A magazine editor and the author of several books, she is a director for oblates, teaches courses in monastic spirituality, and gives presentations, retreats, and workshops for monastic communities, academic conferences, formation groups, and retreat centers across the United States.

Faye Miller, Oblate


Faye Miller is a fairly new Benedictine oblate of the monastery of Mount St. Scholastica in Atchison, KS, but her family has been involved with and educated by the sisters in Atchison for five generations. Faye is a wife, mother, nurse, cradle Episcopalian and fully committed to The Rule of St. Benedict. "Come to Atchison," she invites, "and let us welcome you and share our Benedictine life!"