The general superiors who have led the Sisters of Providence since their 1840 foundation were talented and devoted women. Each brought unique skills to her office. Click on a link below to read achievements during each administration.

1.) Saint Mother Theodore Guerin (1840-1856)

2.) Mother Mary Cecilia Bailly (1856-1868)

3.) Mother Anastasie Brown (1868-1874)

4.) Mother Mary Ephrem Glenn (1874-1883)

5.) Mother Euphrasie Hinkle (1883-1889)

6.) Mother Mary Cleophas Foley (1890-1926)

7.) Mother Mary Raphael Slattery (1926-1938)

8.) Mother Mary Bernard Laughlin (1938-1948)

9.) Mother Marie Helene Franey (1948-1953)

10.) Mother Gertrude Clare Owens (1954-1960)

11.) Mother Rose Angela Horan (1960-1966)

12.) Mother Mary Pius Regnier (1966-1976)

13.) Sister Loretta Schafer (1976-1981)

14.) Sister Anne Doherty (1981-1986)

15.) Sister Nancy Nolan (1986-1996)

16.) Sister Diane Ris (1996-2001)

17.) Sister Ann Margaret O’Hara (2001-2006)

18.) Sister Denise Wilkinson (2006-2016)

19.) Sister Dawn Tomaszewski (2016-)

Mission in China

1.) Mother Marie Gratia Luking (Kaifeng, China, 1920-1964)