Cecilia Francis




Rev Dr Cecilia Francis is Director of the Institute for Ministry Development Inc. As a qualified Clinical Pastoral Educator (ASACPEV Inc.), Cecilia provides training, professional supervision and ministry development programs for individuals and groups for a diverse range of ministries. She brings to this work over 30 years’ experience in ministry, which includes teaching in practical theology, coordination, and supervision of Supervised Theological Field Education, leadership positions in Church and institutional contexts, cross-cultural work, hospital chaplaincy and spiritual direction. Her doctorate explored the interface between understandings of God and practices of leadership, and she continues writing and research on their connections with supervisory practice. Cecilia is passionate about the integration of theological thinking and ministry practice, informed by sustained reflection.

  • DMinSts
  • B(Theol)
  • Pastoral Supervisor (ASPEA, Inc)
  • Clinical Supervisor (ASPEA, Inc)
  • Clinical Pastoral Educator (ASPEA, Inc)
  • STFE Supervisory Training Program: Coordinator, Teacher, Consultant.
  • Ordained Anglican Priest