International Festival of Creativity in Church Management

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Save the Date!
June 25-27, 2018
Villanova University

The Villanova Center for Church Management will be hosting the second International Festival of Creativity in Church Management from June 25 – 27, 2018 in cooperation with the School of Pastoral Management at the Pontifical Lateran University.  Please email for more information, as this will be an invitation-only conference.


Featured Keynote Speaker: Chris Lowney

Chris Lowney - Keynote Speaker

Chris Lowney, a one time Jesuit seminarian, later served as a Managing Director of JP Morgan & Co on three continents. Chris currently chairs the board of Catholic Health Initiatives, ​which is one of the largest healthcare systems in the United States, with more than 100 hospitals. 

He is author of seven books, including the bestselling Heroic Leadership. His other books include Pope Francis: Why He Leads the Way He Leads; and Everyone Leads: How to Revitalize the Catholic Church. His most recent book is Make Today Matter: 10 Habits for a Better Life (and World). 

Chris was raised in Queens, NY, graduated from Fordham university, roots for the Mets, and hates the Yankees.

In cooperation with:  

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For More Information

Center for Church Management
Villanova University
800 Lancaster Avenue
Villanova, PA 19085
Tel: (610) 519-6015
Fax: (610) 519-6054