A mother, grandmother, catechist, practitioner of lectio divina, was secretary to the Archdiocesan Pastoral Centre, Trinidad. For several years, she worked with Fr. Michel de Verteuil CSSp., the leading advocate of lectio divina in the region. Cheryl was present at the inaugural conference on Catholic Theology in the Caribbean Today (February 2-4, 1994 in St. Lucia) and served as secretary to the conference until her death on March 1, 2003.
The Cheryl Herrera Lecture will be included each year in memory of the Administrator of the Pastoral Centre in Trinidad
- This may be related to the year’s theme or introduce a separate area of interest or study
- It may be presented publicly or as part of the Conference agenda
- It will presented by a woman
- Invitations will be sent to various groups and individuals especially for this lecture