Karen J Scheer, RSM is a member of the Sisters of Mercy of the Americas. In 2017, the Sisters of Mercy committed to education and engaged dialogue on gender identity and sexual orientation. Karen serves on the workgroup that implements processes for this Chapter commitment.
Karen’s professional degree is in medicine (MD from George Washington University) and she is a Board-Certified Family Medicine Physician, currently providing primary care for persons who are homebound. She also serves as an Institute Minister for the Sisters of Mercy.