Camilla Hall Advisory Board Member Fact Sheet

Helen M. McConnell, RN, MS GC-C CURRENT

CURRENT POSITION: I am an RN and currently hold the position of Director of Priests Retirement Services and Administrator of Villa Saint Joseph and Regina Coeli Residence.  Both facilities are owned by the Archdioceses of Philadelphia and managed by Catholic Health Care


CAMILLA/IHM CONNECTION:  My aunt is S. Mary Gratia (Helen Tallon) deceased, 1987. I was educated by IHM sisters in elementary and high school, a few who were significant role models in my life.

HOBBIES & INTERESTS:  reading, journaling, baking in the winter months, biking, taking long walks with our rescue dogs, supporting our parish nurse ministry, and making memories with our children and grandchildren.

FAMILY:  I am married to my husband, Bob McConnell and we share 6 children together and 9 grandchildren. Our grandchildren keep us busy 21 years to 4 years of age. The oldest is in the

Air Force.

FAVORITE VACATION SPOTS: Aruba, Cape May and Sea Isle on the Jersey shore, the outer banks of North Carolina and California.

FUN FACT(S) ABOUT YOURSELF:  My children, grandchildren, siblings and friends all think I make the “best” chocolate chip cookies in the world. I keep telling them it’s all about the

LOVE that I add into them.