CBS Staff Members Chosen to Lead Workshops at 2017 RCRI National Conference

Romeoville, Ill., January 20, 2017 - Christian Brothers Services (CBS) staff members were chosen to lead three workshops at the 2017 Resource Center for Religious Institutes (RCRI) National Conference to be held Oct. 31–Nov. 3, 2017, in St. Louis, Missouri.

The planning committee for the RCRI National Conference chose the following CBS experts to present workshops in their areas of expertise:

Board Development of Governing and Advisory Boards for Religious Institutes to be presented by Brother Michael Quirk, President/CEO and Brian Page, Director of Business Development;
Trends in Information Technology Usage for Religious Institutes to be presented by Tom Drez, Managing Director/Chief Information Officer/Chief Privacy Officer/Chief Security Officer;
and Winners and Losers in the Healthcare Industry Under a New Presidency to be presented by Geraldine Hoyler, CSC, Religious Institute Consultant.

RCRI hosts an annual conference with 35 to 40 separate sessions for attendees covering a wide range of topics directed to leadership, attorneys and business office personnel.


About Christian Brothers Services
Founded in 1960 and headquartered in Romeoville, Illinois, Christian Brothers Services is a nonprofit, Catholic organization that administers cooperative programs in the areas of health, retirement, property/casualty, and technology as well as financial, administrative and Catholic school consulting to church congregations, organizations and dioceses internationally.

About Catholic School Management
Founded in 1973, NCEA Financial Consulting Services focused exclusively on finance and development consulting services for Catholic school and diocesan administrators. In 1979 demand for a broader scope of services resulted in the creation of Catholic School Management (CSM). In 2014, Christian Brothers Services acquired CSM's growing operations, making CBS the national leader in consultative guidance for Catholic schools. CSM's team of experts represents more than 500 years of experience in the education field with a focus on strategy, planning and leadership.

About BMT
Founded in 1972 and headquartered in Tarrytown, New York, Brenner, McDonagh & Tortolani, Inc., BMT Management and Financial Consultants was acquired by Christian Brothers Services in 2017. Providing premier consulting services to 280 religious institutes and many sponsored ministries in need of assistance, BMT offers the management of daily operations, including accounting and financial management, benefits eligibility management, human resources, investment consulting and real estate planning and sustainability studies.