Sister Mary Ann Daly, SC, was re-elected for a second four-year term as Regional Coordinator at Assembly 2015. Prior to her election to the Leadership Team in 2011 she worked for the Sisters of Charity Federation as Executive Director from 2004 to 2011. She concurrently served as Director of Temporary Professed for the Sisters of Charity from 2007 to 2011.
Sister Mary Ann’s first ministry was in elementary education; she taught for eight years at St. Margaret of Cortona School in the Bronx. Sr. Mary Ann returned to school to earn a Masters of Divinity degree. She then served as Director of Religious Education at Visitation Parish, the Bronx, and as Regional Director of Catechesis & Candidate Director for the Congregation. At the Terence Cardinal Cooke Health Care Center in Manhattan, Sister Mary Ann was Director of Mission Effectiveness for two years, and Associate Vice President for Mission Leadership for five years. In the Archdiocese of Newark, Sister Mary Ann served as formation director and a pastoral assistant over seven years.
Sister Mary Ann holds a BA in English from the College of Mount Saint Vincent; an MS in Adult Religious Education from Fordham University; and an M.Div in Theology from Immaculate Conception Seminary, Seton Hall University.
Sister Mary Ann entered the Sisters of Charity in 1965. She is a graduate of St. Barnabas High School and St. Frances of Rome School, both in the Bronx.