Transformative Leadership

professional formation · interactive networking · inventive encounter.

May 21, 2017
Pre- Conference & Representative Council

May 22-25, 2017
NCCL Annual Conference

DFW Hyatt Regency
2334 North International Parkway, P.O. Box 619014
DFW Airport, Texas, USA, 75261

2017 Keynote Speakers

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  • Monday

    Contemplation – Personal Transformation.

  • Tuesday

    Imagination – Prophetic Communal Transformation.

  • Wednesday

    Vision – Articulating a Catechetical Future.

  • Thursday

    Missionary – Leadership for the World.

Sr. Lynn Levo

Being A Transforming Presence: Contemplations Essential Contribution Read More »

Sr. M. Johanna Paruch

The Silver anniversary of a Golden Text: The Catechism of the Catholic Church at 25 Read More »

Mike Patin

Master of Ceremonies Read More »

Tuesday and Wednesday Panel Discussions

Various Leaders Discuss Transformational Opportunities

Ron Rolheiser

Imagination: Seeking a Prophetic, Paschal, and Romantic Imagination Read More »

Hosffman Ospino

Reading the Signs of the Times and the Future of Catechesis in the United States Read More »

Jack Jezreel

A New Paradigm for Parish Life: Pope Francis and “Missionary Discipleship” Read More »

Robert Wicks

Riding the Dragon: Strengthening Your Inner Life in Challenging Times Read More »

Sr. Theresa Rickard

Sacred Innovation: Transforming Faith Communities through Bold and Creative Action Read More »

Aida Hidalgo

La Construcción de una Cultura de Liderazgo Católico Read More »

Transformative Leadership: Contemplation. Imagination. Vision. MIssionary.
Help Us Celebrate Our 0st Conference!
the Professional Development Conference for Catechetical Leaders.



2:00 pm – 6:15 pm NCCL Board Meeting
6:30 pm – 9:00 pm Dinner – NCCL Board & 2017 Conference Planning Committee


Federation for Catechesis with Hispanics Pre-Conference, Board Meeting, and Representative Council Meetings

1:00 pm – 6:00 pm Registration Open.
8:00 am – 10:00 am NCCL Board Meeting
8:30 am – 5:30 pm FCH Pre-Conference  ·  LEARN MORE
10:00 am – 10:30 pm Rep Council Orientation
11:00 – 5:00 pm Rep Council  
7:00 – 11:00 pm Exhibit set-up
6:00 – 7:30 pm Mass
7:30 – 9:00 pm Welcome Reception Sponsored by RCL Benziger 


2334 North International Parkway, P.O. Box 619014
DFW Airport, Texas, USA, 7526

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The NCCL 2017 Planning Committee is accepting sponsorship offers for meals, receptions, speakers and in-kind donations. Please contact Masero Events (contact information shown at the bottom of this page) to discuss possibilities that are open for the 2017 Conference.


Ascension Press, Ave Maria Press, Catholic Relief Services, City of Grapevine CVB, Loyola Press, Our Sunday Visitor, Paulist Evangelization Ministries, Renew International, RCL Benziger, St. Mary’s Press, William H. Sadlier


For conference website updates and
exhibitor, sponsor and advertising information
Contact: Masero Events

Nicole Masero,