Hallisey, Ann '75 M.Div.
The Rev. Ann Hallisey is an Episcopal priest. She was in parish ministry for seventeen years and has worked for national church organizations for the past seven years. Ann has built a practice in organizational and leadership development, consulting with bishops, dioceses and congregations, focusing on appreciative systems thinking and the development of best practices in ministry. She has been a spiritual director, retreat and workshop leader, and group trainer for many years. Currently she is serving as the Interim Vicar at Good Shepherd Episcopal Church in Berkeley, CA.
Ann did her undergraduate work at the University of California, Santa Barbara. She has an M.Div. from Yale Divinity School, an M.S. in Counseling from California State University in Hayward and a D.Min. from the Church Divinity School of the Pacific. She is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the State of California with a small practice in Napa, CA.
Ann is married to The Rt. Rev. Barry Beisner, Bishop of the Diocese of Northern California. They have six adult children and live in Davis, California.