Cardinal Sean O’MALLEY, O.F.M. Cap.

( United States )

Archbishop of Boston and serves as the President of the Commission and as a member of the Council of Cardinals which advises His Holiness, Pope Francis...

Bishop Luis Manuel ALI HERRERA

( Colombia )

Vicar General of the Center of Communion and Participation of the Archdiocese of Bogotá, in charge of the religious communities, lay movements and the initial and ongoing formation of the diocesan priests...

Dr. Catherine BONNET

( France )

Consultant in child and adolescent psychiatry, and a psychotherapist in psychoanalysis in France (1974-2002) and in the UK (2004-2007). She was a researcher on perinatal violence and ...

Marie COLLINS

( Ireland )

Survivor of child sexual abuse. A founder Trustee of the Marie Collins Foundation she served on the committee that drafted the Catholic Church’s all-Ireland child protection policy, “Our Children Our Church”...

Dr. Gabriel DY-LYACCO

( Philippines )

Adult and adolescent psychotherapist and pastoral counsellor for various mental health concerns including of individuals, couples, families and groups, including victims and perpetrators of abuse...

Prof. Sheila Baroness HOLLINS

( England )

Crossbench Peer in the House of Lords, Chair of British Medical Association Board of Science, Emeritus Professor of Psychiatry, Executive Chair of Beyond Words and mother of four...

Bill KILGALLON

( New Zealand )

Director of the National Office for Professional Standards of the Catholic Church in New Zealand. Bill has lived in New Zealand since 2010. He is married with three sons and one grandson...

Sr. Kayula LESA, RSC

( Zambia )

Religious Sister of Charity (RSC); is a Development Professional. She holds a BA with Education from the University of Zambia (UN.ZA.) and an M.Sc. in Development Studies from the School of Oriental and African Studies (S.O.A.S.), University of London...

Sr. Hermenegild MAKORO, CPS

( South Africa )

Member of the Missionary Sisters of the Precious Blood in the Diocese of Mthatha in South Africa...

Kathleen MC CORMACK

( Australia )

Director of Welfare of CatholicCare in the Diocese of Wollongong for 29 years, in which time she dedicated herself to the development and delivery of social services for families, children...

Mons. Robert W. OLIVER

( United States )

Secretary of the Commission, following many years in child protection work for the Archdiocese of Boston and the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith...

Prof. Claudio PAPALE

( Italy )

Professor of Criminal Law and Criminal Procedure at the Faculty of Canon Law at the Pontifical Urban University...

Peter SAUNDERS

( England )

Survivor of child sexual abuse. Founder of the National Association for People Abused in Childhood (NAPAC)...

Prof. Hanna SUCHOCKA

( Poland )

Professor of constitutional law and specialist in human rights at the University of Poznan, and was Prime Minister of the Republic of Poland and Ambassador of Poland to the Holy See...

Dr. Krysten WINTER-GREEN

( New Zealand )

New Zealander currently living in the U.S.A. who retains a private practice specializing in pediatric AIDS, in addition to child sexual abuse with a concentration in forensics, diagnostic assessment and...

Rev. Humberto Miguel YÁÑEZ, SJ

( Argentina )

Director of the Department of Moral Theology at the Pontifical Gregorian University, Professor of Moral Theology at the Gregorian and the Pontifical University "Urbaniana", and former Director of...

Rev. Hans Zollner, SJ

( Germany )

President of the Centre for Child Protection of the Pontifical Gregorian University and Director and Professor of the Institute of Psychology...