A Graduate School of Theology and Ministry

Glenda Spearman, MDiv ’04

Chaplain at the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago

Winner of the Bishop Quarter Award for Vicariate VI, Glenda Spearman is a chaplain at the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago. She coordinates ministry to Catholic patients and families, supervises the ministers of care, and is actively involved in the National Association of Catholic Chaplains. Her welcoming presence to patients, visitors and staff are often accompanied by a gentle embrace and sign of peace. She is a woman of deep faith whose ministry incarnates the healing, compassionate, merciful presence of Jesus.