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Sue Peterson

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Susan Petersen is a semi-retired Illustrator and Graphic Designer with over 40 years experience designing logos, custom art and targeted marketing materials with local printers, publishers, and ad agencies. Recently she has been designing and illustrating books for local authors. Her extensive church and non-profit experience include United Methodist  Church - church youth director, member/presenter for the NEUMC Conference Communications Committee, and Certified Lay Speaker.  South Shore Habitat for Humanity - Faith Relations Coordinator, Board of Directors Member, graphic designer and volunteer.  An in-kind donor for local non-profits and community groups including Friends of the Homeless of the South Shore, Lakota Kidz, and Village Dresses (St. Nicholas UMC, Hull).

Janet Lanham, Ph.D. - Founding Member

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Dr. Jan Lanham has been on the faculty of Eastern Nazarene College since 1982, serving as Dean of Students from 1990-1998.  She currently works with the ENC Marriage and Family Counseling graduate degree program.  Jan is a specialist in student development, counseling in women's issues, and sexual abuse issues.  She is the co-author of the book Choices: In pursuit of wholeness.

Nina Loveless, Founding Member

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Nina Loveless is a career government administrator, serving as Telecommunications Manager for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.  A member of the Church Hill United Methodist Church (CHUMC), Nina has been active in a number of CHUMC leadership roles, including serving on the Missions Board, Trustees, and Church Council.  A trained musician, Nina sings with the Church Hill United Methodist Church Choir, and with the Harbor Choral Arts Society.  Nina has provided leadership support for pastoral counseling ministry at Church Hill since the pastoral counseling satellite service began.

Patricia Gardner

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Ann Walsh

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Jo-Ellen Wood

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