M.S.W. Jane Addams School of Social Work, University of Illinios (Chicago)
B.A., Briar Cliff College
Sister Shirley Fineran, O.S.F., has been an active volunteer in peace, justice and women’s issues for more than 50 years as a Sister of St. Francis of Dubuque, Iowa. She is a tireless advocate for comprehensive immigration reform and was recently recognized by the Sioux City Human Rights Commission with the 2013 War Eagle Human Rights Award.