Kerry Holland is a practising artist, a Graduate of the Arrupe Program, and an experienced Giver of the Full Spiritual Exercises. She is interested in the expression of Christian spirituality and human experience in the making of art and the dynamic of the Spiritual Exercises. She has a BSc in Physics, and Dip Ed first teaching mathematics and science, and now teaching art. Kerry is an Anglican and married with three children and two grandchildren. She enjoys working ecumenically in this ministry of Ignatian Spirituality.
Cecilia Formby was born in England and migrated to Australia in 1973. She is married with six children and many foster children. Cecilia trained in the Arrupe Program and now gives the Spiritual Exercises and spiritual direction. Cecilia is Secretary of Companions in Ignatian Ministry.
Christopher Kennedy lives on the Gold Coast and is a member of the Faber Centre’s outreach to the Gold Coast and northern NSW. He is married with two adult children and has a background in property valuation and management. Chris has a Master of Arts (Spiritual Direction) and is a Companion in the Ministry of the Ignatian Spiritual Exercises. His particular interest is the formation of people into a life of discernment in prayer, especially men in his work within the menALlVE ministry.
Steve Jorgensen M.EdL, B.Ed Hons, commenced teaching 48 years ago, 31 years of which have been in Religious Education as the Head of RE in both NZ and Australia. In 2005 he had the blessing of undertaking the Spiritual Exercises of St Ignatius with Fr John Drury S.J. Subsequently Steve did the Arrupe Programme training as a Giver of the Exercises, and in his semi-retirement is excited about the prospect of participating in the programmes of the Faber Centre of Ignatian Spirituality, especially its ministry to schools.
Elizabeth Kerr is the Director of the Faber Centre of Ignatian Spirituality. She is married, with eight adult children and several grandchildren. After completing her theology degree, she worked as Pastoral Associate at St Ignatius Parish, Toowong, for 10 years. Liz is a founding member of the Faber Centre where she has been involved for the past 11 years, leading retreats, coordinating the Arrupe Program for the training of spiritual directors and supervising post graduate students. Her great love has been accompanying people through the Spiritual Exercises over the past 30 years and mentoring others on their life journey.
Min Wullems is a Spiritual Director at the Faber Centre of Ignatian Spirituality. He is married with three adult children. He is a retired computer software developer/consultant, running his own business for more than 30 years. He has extensive experience with RCIA and Parish Pastoral Councils. He first completed the Full Spiritual Exercises more than 50 years ago. Since then Ignatian Spirituality has been and continues to be fundamental to his life. He desires to share this with others who wish to further their personal relationship with God through spiritual direction and the giving of the Spiritual Exercises.
Mary Robson is a Spiritual Director at the Faber Centre of Ignatian Spirituality. She is a graduate of the Arrupe Program and has a degree in Theology and Master of Arts (Spiritual Direction). Her interest is in the transformative process of Ignatian Spirituality in the ordinary moments of everyday life.