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Linda Fisher Privitera, American Priest. Ordained deacon Episcopal Church, 1987; priest, 1988. Board of directors Religious Coalition for Abortion Rights, Hartford, Connecticut, 1989-1990; member National Organization for Women, since 1986. Member Alban Institute, Center Worcester Clericus.

Background

Privitera, Linda Fisher was born on October 30, 1946 in Pittsburgh. Daughter of Cecil Blaine Fisher and Jean Elisabeth (Morton) Kasten.

Education

Bachelor of science in nursing, Virginia Commonwealth University, 1968. Master of Divinity, Yale University, 1986.

Career

Chaplain, Masonic Home, Hospital, Wallingford, Connecticut, 1984-1985; seminarian, St. Marks Episcopalian Church, New Britain, Connecticut, 1985-1987; assistant rector, All Saints Episcopalian Church, Meriden, Connecticut, 1987-1990; associate rector, All Saints Episcopalian Church, Worcester, Massachusetts, since 1990. Member Diocesan Task Force on Initiation, Connecticut Liturgical Commission, 1988-1990. Chaplain Companions of the Cross, New Haven, 1988-1990, Hospice Team, N.W. Connecticut Visiting Nurses Association, 1989-1990, Meriden Hospice Team, Wallingford Hospital, 1989-1990.

Member Province I Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Task Force, Springfield, Massachusetts, since 1989. Director retreats Trinity Camp, Conference Center, West Cornwall, Connecticut since 1990, St. Luke's in the Fields, New York City, since 1990.

Achievements

  • Ordained deacon Episcopal Church, 1987. Priest, 1988.

Membership

Board of directors Religious Coalition for Abortion Rights, Hartford, Connecticut, 1989-1990. Member National Organization for Women, since 1986. Member Alban Institute, Center Worcester Clericus.

Connections

Children: Eileen, Laura, Christine.

father:
Cecil Blaine Fisher Kasten

mother:
Jean Elisabeth (Morton) Kasten

child:
Christine Privitera

child:
Laura Privitera

child:
Eileen Privitera