Sister Lynn Winsor was born in Fond Du Lac, Wis., and professed final vows on April 17, 1976.She taught physical education and coached at Xavier HS in St. Louis.In Phoenix, she taught physical education and coached basketball, golf and softball at Xavier College Preparatory HS, where she later served as vice principal for Activities/Athletic Director, positions in which she continues to minister today. She is a certified master athletic administrator, coaches golf, and is active in state and national organizations related to athletics.
“My ministry as a BVM sister revolves around the broad spectrum of activities, athletics and sports. What better way to experience God’s love than through gift of movement, positive interaction with others, and teaching through example values like honesty, integrity, justice and charity through the medium of sports and athletics,” shares Sister Lynn. “To be a BVM for me means increasing my relationship with Christ, sharing community life with my BVM sisters, and serving God’s people in the Catholic secondary school setting.”
A celebration Mass and reception will be held at Xavier College Preparatory, Oct. 21, 2017, to celebrate her golden jubilee.