Speaking Ministry

Sr. Caroline and the LlamasLooking for an energizing, engaging speaker who designs her speaking around your needs? For a listing of presentation topics, visit our Speaking Topics page.

Sr. Caroline Sullivan, O.P.

Caroline Sullivan, O.P. is a member of the Dominicans of Sinsinawa and founded The Bridge-Between Retreat Center in 1987, Denmark, WI. She was born in Scotland, and educated in England. Caroline has been a teacher, principal, pastoral associate, spiritual guide, and avid organic gardener . . . tending soul and soil.

Caroline holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Elementary Education and Theology from Edgewood College, Madison, Wisconsin; and a Masters Degree in Spirituality and Counseling from Loyola in Chicago, IL. In 2002, she received the Distinguished Alumni Service Award from The Edgewood College Alumni Association. This tribute is presented to an individual who has demonstrated a history of extraordinary service to their community, church, state or nation.

Caroline is an entertaining, energizing and engaging speaker addressing both large and small groups throughout Wisconsin and the Midwest. She brings with her a bit of merrymaking and fun, a sharing of experiences, and time to reflect on life.

Caroline Sullivan, OP was a speaker at the International Conference of Altrusas.

Additional Speaking Presenters:

Carrie Arnold

Carrie Arnold is a wife, mother, aspiring grandmother, student, community volunteer, avid reader and music lover. She spent 20 + years in parish ministry both as volunteer and as Director of Family Life and interim Youth Ministry.

Jo Ann Dold, OP

Jo Ann Dold, OP is a Sinsinawa Dominican Sister, with graduate degrees in education/music and liturgical studies from St. Mary Seminary and the University in Baltimore, Maryland. 

Jo Ann was born in South Dakota and raised on a farm with four sisters and one brother. She has been an elementary school teacher, parish coordinator of music, liturgy, a retreat and parish mission preacher, adult faith formation, and spiritual guide. Her experiences include five years in inner city Chicago, two years on the Menominee Indian Reservation in Northern Wisconsin, and prison ministry in Black River Falls. She has been a volunteer at The Bridge-Between Retreat Center since 2006.

The Bridge-Between Retreat Center
4471 Flaherty Lane, Denmark, WI 54208
Phone: (920) 864-7230