District of Eastern North America
2022 Fall Board
Governance Leadership Convocation

November 6 – 7, 2022

Doubletree Hotel
Tinton Falls, New Jersey
Begins 4pm Sunday and ends 3:30pm Monday

Conference, rooms, and meal costs are paid by DENA and your travel costs will be reimbursed by DENA.

Featuring . . .

  • Keynote Addresses
    • Brother Robert Schaefer, FSC | Provincial Visitor
      • In the Lasallian spirit, Ministry Governance is a Call to Vocation
    • Brother Robert Schieler, FSC | Former Superior General
      • Governing Lasallian Ministries in One La Salle; and moving forward from the 46th General Chapter
  • Targeted Sessions with presentations/table discussions/open dialog
  • Networking time

Convocation takeaways should include:

  • A stronger sense of community and association
    • Within and across ministry types
  • A revitalized appreciation of the Lasallian mission and global reach
  • A sharper focus on who we serve and “where they are”
  • A better understanding of Lasallian pedagogy and formation, and how it is manifested in our ministries
  • An awareness of shared challenges and possibilities
  • A communal and personal commission to Lasallian leadership
  • A reinvigorated enthusiasm for continuing the dialogue and building association


3:00 pm – Check-in
4:15 pm – Welcome & Prayer Service
4:30 pm – Keynote Addresses
5.30 pm – Cocktails
6:15 pm – Dinner
7:15 pm – Social


7:00 am – Breakfast at your pace in the hotel restaurant
8:00 am​ – Welcome & Prayer​
8:15 am – Session 1: For those we serve
9:45 am​ – Break – Continental Breakfast
10:15 am​ – Session 2: For our associates and partners
11:45 am – Lunch
12:30 pm​ – Session 3: For our role as a governing body
2:00 pm  – Break – Afternoon Snacks
2:30 pm – Closing Session
3:30 pm – Depart

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We will be planning targeted conversations to deliver the greatest impact for all participants. Please provide a brief answer to EACH the following (your responses will be used and may be highlighted but will not be attributed to you/your ministry).