Sr. Joan Lorraine Kreutz of the Crucifixion was born Elizabeth Ann on January 27, 1931 in Brooklyn, NY to William and Florence Kreutz. She entered the MSBTs on September 24, 1949 and professed her final vows on March 25, 1954. Sr. Joan Lorraine has worked in the field of Education during her 70 years as an MSBT. She has served as a school teacher and principal in New York, Alabama, Mississippi, Pennsylvania, New Mexico and Connecticut. She is currently volunteering as a teacher at Rosebud Academy in Barrington, NJ.