Pictured from left to right: Sisters Liberata Ricker, Maria Fest, Mary Francis Fletcher and Rosa Eunsoon Kim
Founded in Finthen, Germany, in 1851, the Sisters of Divine Providence is an international congregation of three provinces (Germany, United States-Caribbean, Korea) and one mission (Peru) with approximately 400 members and 200 Associates.
The Congregation is headquartered in Rhode Island and led by a Congregational Leadership Team of four Sisters elected every five years by delegates from each of the provinces:
Sister Maria Fest, Congregational Leader (Marie de la Roche Province, United States/Caribbean)
Sister Mary Francis Fletcher, Congregational Team Member (Marie de la Roche Province, United States/Caribbean)
Sister Liberata Ricker, Congregational Team Member (Emmanuel von Ketteler Province, Germany)
Sister Rosa Eunsoon Kim, Congregational Team Member (St. Joseph Province, Korea)