Sister Ann Shields, SGL is an internationally noted speaker and the author of numerous books on Catholic spirituality, including Deeper Conversion, To Be Like Jesus and More of the Holy Spirit. She currently hosts the popular daily radio program food for the Journey. She is a member of The Servants of God’s Love, a charismatic religious community established in the Diocese of Lansing, Michigan, and is a member of the Diocesan Pastoral Council.
In September 2012, Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI awarded Sr. Ann the Benemerenti Medal for service to the Church. The Catholic Library Association also awarded Sr. Ann with the Aggiornamento Award, for her outstanding contribution through her books and articles to the renewal of parish and community life.