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priest , religious organization administrator

Edward Joseph Ryle, priest, religious organization administrator. Ordained priest Roman Catholic Church, 1956. Recipient Outstanding Achievement in Social Work award Catholic University American Alumni Association, 1984, Distinguished Citizen citation, Phoenix Union High School District, 1991.

Background

Ryle, Edward Joseph was born on December 23, 1930 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of John Jay and Irene (Evans) Ryle.

Education

Master of Social Work, Catholic University America, 1963. Master of Arts, Catholic University America, 1974. Master of Divinity, Pontifical College Jesephinum, Columbus, Ohio, 1973.

Career

Assistant pastor St. Thomas the Apostle Church, Roman Catholic Church, Phoenix, 1956-1961; assistant director, director, Catholic Charities Arizona, Tucson, 1963-1971; dean graduate school social work, Marywood College, Scranton, Pennsylvania, 1977-1984; executive director, Arizona Catholic Conference, Phoenix, since 1984. Member social policy committee, Catholic Charities United States of America, Alexandria, Virginia, since 1975.

Achievements

  • Ordained priest Roman Catholic Church, 1956.

Membership

Board of directors Phoenix Urban League, 1985-1989, Community Council, Phoenix, since 1988. Member Governor's Council on Children, Phoenix, 1986-1987. Chairman Industrial Commission Arizona, Phoenix,1990-.

Member Catholic Theological Society American, American Public Welfare Association.

Connections

father:
John Jay Ryle

mother:
Irene (Evans) Ryle