Nancy Westmeyer is a Third Order Regular Franciscan from Tiffin, Ohio. Besides giving workshops, missions and retreats around the U.S., much of her ministry in Ohio has included teaching and parish ministry, working as a diocesan director of pastoral services, and serving as the executive director for a pastoral alliance of 16 parishes committed together to renew their parishes. She started a 501(c)(3) organization, Vision Time, to lead parish missions, priests' retreats and parish renewal workshops, and to provide leadership assistance with structural change for small businesses. Having established a Servant Leadership Center, she is now writing a book on servant leadership.

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Love cures the misuse of power

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