The National Religious Retirement Office (NRRO) is sponsored by the Conference of Major Superiors of Men (CMSM), the Council of Major Superiors of Women Religious (CMSWR), the Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR), and the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB). Each appoints members to the following committees.

The Commission on Religious Life and Ministry establishes guidelines and criteria for the NRRO.

  • Conference of Major Superiors of Men (CMSM)
    • Very Reverend Mark Padrez, OP, Executive Director
    • Brother Larry Schatz, FSC, President
    • Very Reverend Timothy P. Kesicki, SJ, Secretary/Treasurer
    • Brother Patrick Sean Moffett, CFC, Board Member-At-Large
  • Council of Major Superiors of Women Religious (CMSWR)
    • Sister Mary Christine Cremin, RSM, Coordinator
    • Sister Mary McGreevy, RSM, Chairperson
    • Sister Marie Bernadette Mertens, IHM, Secretary
    • Sister Judith Ann Duvall, OSF, Treasurer
  • Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR)
    • Sister Carol Zinn, SSJ, Executive Director
    • Sister Sharlet Wagner, CSC, President
    • Sister Jayne Helmlinger, CSJ, President-Elect
    • Sister Teresa Maya, CCVI, Past President
    • Sister Theresa Sandok, OSM, Secretary
    • Sister Kate Katoski, OSF, Treasurer
  • United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB)
    • Cardinal Joseph W. Tobin, CSsR
    • Reverend Monsignor J. Brian Bransfield, General Secretary

The Assistance Review Committee recommends distributions of Planning and Implementation Assistance.

  • Reverend Domenico Di Raimondo, MSpS, CMSM
  • Sister Joanne Holloman, FMA, CMSWR
  • Sister Susan Scholl, FSM, LCWR
  • Most Reverend William P. Callahan, OFM Conv, USCCB

The Management Committee gives final approval of fund allocations and oversees NRRO operations.

  • Very Reverend Mark Padrez, OP, Executive Director, CMSM
  • Sister Mary Christine Cremin, RSM, Coordinator, CMSWR
  • Sister Carol Zinn, SSJ, Executive Director, LCWR
  • Reverend Monsignor J. Brian Bransfield, General Secretary, USCCB