Christian Brothers Services to Sponsor Pre-Assembly Workshop at CMSM National Assembly

Romeoville, Ill., July 24, 2017 - Christian Brothers Services (CBS) is sponsoring the pre-assembly workshop at the Conference of Major Superiors of Men (CMSM) 2017 National Assembly in Scottsdale, Arizona, on Tuesday, August 1, 2017.

The workshop, Instruments of Hope and Healing Program. Model Procedures for Review Boards: A Practical Application, will feature Michael Airdo as one of the workshop panelists. Airdo is an attorney with Kopon Airdo, LLC, the national coordinating counsel for Christian Brothers Risk Management Services. The workshop will focus on the practical application in the use of review boards as described in “Instruments of Hope and Healing 2016 Standards for Accreditation.”

In addition to sponsoring the pre-assembly workshop, CBS will also be exhibiting at the conference to be held August 1 -4. Representing CBS at the conference will be Brother Thomas Hetland, FSC, religious institutes relationship manager; Sister Geraldine Hoyler, CSC, religious institute consultant; Brother Peter Tripp, FSC, member relations associate and Matt Robbie, business development specialist.

CMSM is the canonically recognized pontifical conference organized to promote the welfare, community life, ministry and mission of 12,000 religious priests and over 4,000 vowed brothers of the Catholic religious communities of men in the United States.


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.