Category: Religion

Read, Joel

Sister Joel Read

Sister Joel Read served for 35 years as president of Alverno College and became widely known and respected for her innovative education reforms.

Larson, April Ulring

April Ulring Larson

The Reverend April Ulring Larson became the first female Lutheran bishop in North America, and the second in the world, when she was elected by the La Crosse Area Synod in 1992.