The Reverend Sheila C. McNeill-Lee serves as the Director of Pastoral Care at Sibley Memorial Hospital, Johns Hopkins Medicine. Chaplain McNeill-Lee is a board certified chaplain with the national Association of Professional Chaplains. Following a career in project management and public relations, Chaplain McNeill-Lee completed her seminary degree from Wesley Theological Seminary, Washington, DC.
At Sibley her responsibilities include integrating spirituality into medicine for the holistic care of the patient. She is responsible for directing the department and its ministry activities to patients, families, and staff. This includes special liturgical programs as well as management and supervision of the Clinical Pastoral Education as an ACPE (Association of Clinical Pastoral Education) Supervisor. In the CPE program, she trains and supervises students in the development of skills for pastoral–spiritual care.
She has been honored as an ""Emerging Leader" within ACPE. The award recognizes members who have been a member for 10 years or less and have made outstanding contributions to the ACPE community, through their initiative, innovation or leadership at the local hospital center, regional or national levels of the Association. Chaplain McNeill-Lee’s previous career assignments all in Washington DC include: Staff Chaplain at the Hospital for Sick Children and the National Rehabilitation Hospital, and Chaplain Resident, ACPE Supervisor and Coordinator, Clinical Pastoral Education at MedStar Washington Hospital Center.
Chaplain McNeill-Lee has supervised and provided pastoral–spiritual care insights and consultation to Chaplain Interns, Chaplain Residents and Chaplains. She serves as a member of Sibley’s Research Review Committee, Ethics Committee and the Patient and-Family Advisory Council.