Eleanor W. Sauers
Eleanor W. Sauers, GRE ’02, ’07
Eleanor has published book reviews and commentary in Commonweal magazine and has participated in several panels at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Connecticut. She has also presented on various topics in both the Living Theology and the Catholic Studies series at Fairfield University, where she serves on the Catholic Studies Advisory Board and teaches a popular course in Christian spirituality offered by the Religious Studies Department.
Trained in spiritual direction through the Murphy Center for Ignatian Spirituality at Fairfield University, Eleanor has just been appointed as parish life coordinator at St. Anthony Parish in Fairfield, where she has served as the director of religious education and pastoral minister since 2002.
Prior to her work for the church, Eleanor was in the insurance business for 28 years, managing a local agency.
Eleanor is married with two children and three grandchildren.