Mary Ellen Eberlin is the Social Services Secretary for the Canada and Bermuda Territory. She provides leadership to the Social Services Department at Territorial Headquarters and participates as a member of the territorial leadership team.
Mary Ellen is charged with the direction of a consultant and staff team that supports social services ministries across the Territory through accreditation of social service operations, conference development, coaching of ministry leaders, operational reviews and facilitation of strategic and program planning. She is also responsible for hospital ministry in the Territory and Family Tracing.
Mary Ellen holds a Master of Science degree in Nursing with a clinical specialty in community health nursing. She began her career as a public health nurse in northern Newfoundland and Labrador with the Grenfell Association. Since that time she has held progressively senior leadership roles with the Victorian Order of Nurses, Ottawa Branch, the Canadian Nurses Association and the Toronto Public Health.
- Mary Ellen Eberlin presents a paper on the subject 'How can The Salvation Army integrate employees into our mission and sustain their passionate engagement?'