Monday, January 12, 2009

Diane Knight Named New Chair of the National Review Board

Our Archdiocese announced January 9, 2009 that the retired Executive Director of Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Milwaukee has been appointed chair of the U.S. Bishops' National Review Board. The USCCB describes the Board's job as
to collaborate with the USCCB in preventing the sexual abuse of minors in the United States by persons in the service of the Church.

The Frequently Asked Questions about the Board include
What have they accomplished since 2002?

The NRB has published a number of reports and commissioned two studies.[ ]


  1. Anonymous3:26 PM

    Hoaw many chairmen have they gone through since 2002?

  2. My search at the USCCB site indicates:

    Diane Knight 2009-
    Michael Merz 2007-2009
    Patricia Ewers 2005-2007
    Nicholas Cafardi 2004-2005
    Anne Burke 2003-2004
    Frank Keating 2002-2003