Larretta Rivera-Williams, RSM, is originally from Winston-Salem, North Carolina. She is coordinator of pastoral care at St. Leo the Great Catholic Church in her home town. Since entering the Sisters of Mercy in 1982, Sister Larretta has ministered as an elementary, secondary, and divinity school educator. She has written and produced plays as well as directed and choreographed. Prior to her ministry at St. Leo, Sister Larretta was an Associate Chaplain at Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.