Francis Mandewah received his Associate in Science degree from Springfield Technical Community College in Springfield, Massachusetts in 1986. 

Francis received his Bachelors degree in Communication from State University of New York College at Brockport, New York, in 1989.

Francis received his Masters degree in Public Administration from American International College in Springfield, Massachusetts, in 1991. 


 –(photo of Francis Mandewah with Sister Rosanne Rustemeyer)

A social justice advocate, Francis has 14 years of experience as a probation and parole agent with the Wisconsin Department of Corrections. He is a member of Blessed Teresa of Calcutta Parish in Ferguson, Missouri, where he currently resides and works as a counselor at a correctional facility.


This photo shows Francis with Sister Andre, Sister Josephine and Sister Rosanne at the Blessed Teresa Parish in Ferguson, Missouri.

All three of these Sisters now reside in St. Louis and all three Sisters ministered/taught at Yengema Secondary School in Sierra Leone in 1975. 


Photo of Francis Mandewah with The Most Reverend Robert J. Carlson, the Archbishop of St. Louis, at the Blessed Teresa Parish in Freguson, Missouri.

Archbishop Carlson was installed on June 10, 2009 after being appointed to the Archdiocese of St. Louis by Pope Benedict XVI on April 21, 2009. • ©2019 Francis Mandewah •  website by Joan Holman Productions