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Sister Tricia Ready To Fill Father Joe’s Shoes

Aired 12/13/11 on KPBS Midday Edition.

Guest

Sister Tricia Cruise

Transcript

Sister Tricia Cruise of the Sister of Charity order is the new President and CEO of Father Joe's villages.

Above: Sister Tricia Cruise of the Sister of Charity order is the new President and CEO of Father Joe's villages.

See an interview with Sister Tricia on Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2011.

Evening Edition airs weekdays at 5 PM and 6:30 PM on KPBS TV

The man whose name and face is synonymous with efforts to help the homeless in San Diego, Father Joe Carroll, stepped down from day to day operations this year.

The new president of Father Joe's villages is Sister Patricia Cruise, of the Sister of Charity order. Sister Tricia takes the helm at a time when the number of homeless in San Diego has risen, and the economy is making giving hard for many people.

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Missionaccomplished | December 13, 2011 at 3:15 p.m. ― 2 years, 10 months ago

That's great as long she doesn't rub elbows with the likes of Roger Hedgefund like Father Joe did.

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