CSJ Ministries, Inc. – Congregation of the Sisters of St. Joseph

CSJ Ministries, Inc.

CSJ Ministries is the umbrella organization through which the Congregation of St. Joseph exercises its role and responsibilities with various ministries. CSJ Ministries provides support, leadership, guidance and oversight in areas related to mission, governance and operations. It is governed by a fifteen member board appointed by the Congregation Leadership Team. The responsibilities of CSJ Ministries include ensuring the following for each ministry:

  • Faithfulness to the CSJ mission, charism and core values
  • Effective governance and operations
  • Effective, high quality services
  • Effective leadership
  • Adherence to civil and Canonical (Church) law
  • Sound stewardship of financial, material and human resources

In exercising these responsibilities, and to assist the ministries in exercising their responsibilities, the CSJ Ministries staff works in close partnership with the board and leadership of the ministry to provide support, consultation, services and resources in a variety of areas.


Janet Fleischhacker, CSJ
Executive Director
3427 Gull Road
P.O. Box 18
Nazareth, MI 49074

Theresa Denton
Associate Director
221 W Northridge Lane
Peoria, IL 61614

Judith Minear, CSJ
Coordinator for Mission Integration
3430 Rocky River Drive
Cleveland, OH 44111

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