Sister Maria Laudem Gloriae (Kathryn) Dolan professed perpetual vows July 14 in Corpus Christi, Texas, as a sister of the Society of Our Lady of the Most High Trinity. The daughter of Larry and Linda Dolan of Sartell, she was a member of St. Francis Xavier Parish in Sartell and attended the parish’s elementary school, graduating in 1997.
In 2007, Sister Laudem graduated from the University of Minnesota-Duluth, with a focus on speech language pathology. She then served the SOLT mission in Belize, Central America, as a lay volunteer. After professing her first vows in July 2013, she coordinated retreats at Our Lady of Corpus Christi Retreat Center. She will begin working in a Montessori school in Kansas.