Dr Caroline Thompson
Director of Formation
Caroline Thompson was appointed Director of Formation for Mercy Partners and commenced duties in February 2015. Dr Thompson has worked extensively in secondary education and adult faith formation in Queensland and NSW, most recently for the Diocese of Lismore where she served as Principal, Assistant Principal, Religious Education Coordinator, Head of Curriculum and Leader of Pedagogy. She completed her doctoral studies in faith leadership in 2011 and has lectured widely on this topic in adult faith formation and leadership programs. As Director of Formation, Dr Thompson occupies an executive position created to provide leadership and strategic direction for formation opportunities offered by Mercy Partners. She coordinates and facilitates delivery of Mercy Partners Formation for Board members, Executive, senior staff and others interested in being part of the mission of Mercy Partners. Dr Thompson is a member of GAICD, the Catholic Health Australia Mission Committee, the National Catholic Education Committee Mission Committee, the Xavier Theological Foundation Reference Group, the Parramatta Sisters of Mercy Mission Committee and is a leader of the Mission Leaders Community of Practice and the Mercy Mission Formation Network.