Sister Jennifer Schaaf Professes Final Vows as a Sister of Saint Dominic of Blauvelt, NY
BLAUVELT, NEW YORK (12/4/2017) - Sister Jennifer Schaaf professed final vows as a Sister of Saint Dominic of Blauvelt, NY on December 2nd during a liturgy in Holy Rosary Chapel at St. Dominic Convent in Blauvelt.
A native of Washington State, Sister Jennifer is the daughter of Norm and Helen Schaaf of Port Angeles, WA. She holds the B.M.E. and the MA in Pastoral Ministry from the University of Portland. Prior to moving to New York to begin a discernment process with the sisters, Sister Jennifer taught music in Portland, Oregon and later served on the campus ministry team at Ohio Dominican University. Sister Jennifer served on the advisory board for the Dominican College Preaching Conference and is a founding member of Dominican Young Adults USA. Presently she is Assistant Chaplain at St. Thomas More Catholic Chapel and Center at Yale University, New Haven, CT.