53 Mill Street, Westfield, MA 01085
Tel: 413-562-3627 Fax: 413-572-1060
Join Our Mailing List   • Contact Us   • Directions

View the Catalog
or Request a Catalog


The staff at Genesis continually earn high accolades from those who visit for a day or overnight. Guests love the welcoming and hospitable atmosphere that the staff and volunteers create.

Elizabeth Walz

Executive Director

Sr. Ann Horgan, SP

Sabbatical Team / Retreat Team / Spiritual Director

Sr. Ruth McGoldrick, SP

Programming and Retreat Consultant / Spiritual Director

Sr. Pat Smith, SSJ

Sabbatical Coordinator / Spiritual Director / Retreat Leader

Sr. Elizabeth Oleksak, SP

Foundress / Gardener / Sabbatical and Retreat Team / Spiritual Director

Cindy Lees

Financial Services

Trisha Riga

Registrar / Hosted Groups Coordinator

Pat Fettinger

Program Director / Spiritual Director

Donna O'Connor

Administrative Coordinator / Spiritual Director

Jean Risk

Administrative Coordinator

Dulce Pimentel


Jennifer Moynihan

Head Cook

Lauren Begin
Abby Blishchik
Lynn Clauson
Javier Cruz
Dulce Pimentel

Hospitality Aides

Nik Lukomsky

Plant Manager

Wayne Cumberlander, Maintenance and Grounds

Dulce Pimentel

Housekeeping Head

Evelyn Calleva
Julie Crane, SP
Deborah Davis
Kathleen Dugan
Peg Gilbert
Mary Haberstroh, Gardener
Kathleen Kitka, Arborist
Janet Kondrat, Herb Gardener
Sr. Janet Lewis
Mary Marino
Ann McGaharn
Judy Mealey
Roberta Mulcahy, SSJ
Geraldine Noonan, SP
Bob O'Brien
Kat Peterson
Sue Phelon
Lorraine Salvas
Ron Sienkiewicz, Gardener
Mary Talarico
Barbara Zygarowski


Genesis Oh, great Father, never let me judge another man until I have walked in his moccasins for two weeks.
- A Prayer for Understanding


Genesis Spiritual Life & Conference Center, 53 Mill Street, Westfield, MA 01085 • Tel: 413-562-3627 • Fax: 413-572-1060

Genesis Spiritual Life & Conference Center. All Rights Reserved.

Web Design by ReminderWebDesign.com