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The Rev. Dr. Eileen W. Lindner

Staff, National Council of Churches USA Health Task Force

The Rev. Dr. Eileen W. Lindner is senior pastor, Presbyterian Church at Tenafly, and a Presbyterian minister of word and sacrament. In addition to serving in the parish ministry, she was an overseas mission associate for the Presbyterian Church USA in Egypt and Lebanon, where she was assigned to the Middle East Council of Churches. For many years, she was deputy general secretary of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States, where her duties included child advocacy, research studies, and planning. She continues to provide staff leadership to the National Council of Church’s Health Task Force.  A graduate of Waynesburg College in Pennsylvania, she holds master’s degrees in counseling psychology from Aurora University and theology from McCormick Theological Seminary, and a doctorate in philosophy from Union Theological Seminary in New York.