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His Holiness, Pope Benedict XVI
Theresa Winchester (née Ernewein) is a retired Canadian Forces Major, having served across Canada as a Human Resources officer and an administrative clerk for 30 years. She graduated from the Royal Military College of Canada in 1986 with an Honours Arts degree, majoring in History. She is a Past President of the Catholic Women’s League of Canada Military Ordinariate Provincial Council and a CWL Life Member. Theresa has served with a variety of volunteer organizations such as Sharing Fair, women’s shelters, community organizations, military family resource centres, the military chapels and various military community clubs and civilian organizations. In addition to the Chaplain General’s Commendation, she was awarded the Order of Military Merit, the Canada 125 medal and the Canadian Forces Decoration. Theresa is now an independent travel consultant who loves to travel and loves to help others with their travel plans. Scrapbooker, traveller, reader and lover of new experiences, she is very proud of her husband for life, Joe, as well as her two children, two step-children and two step-grandchildren and, the best bonus of all, a new grandson.