Ministers

Rev. Shawn La France, Deacon

Shawn joined Grace following his ordination in the fall of 2017 and will assist the parish as we begin the process of calling a new rector.

 

Keith Belanger, Music Minister

keith-belangerKeith is a music director, vocal coach, singer, and accompanist, and is very happy to serve the Episcopal Church as a music minister. Keith was the organist and choir director at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church in Pittsfield for 10 years and was educated in music education at the University of New Hampshire. In addition to being the resident music director for the Majestic Theatre in Manchester, Keith works full time for Premier Coach of Vermont. He lives in Derry with his wife and 2 sons.

 

Vestry

The Vestry meets on the third Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m. They pray together and provide leadership and service for the church’s finances, ministries and direction. Currently, its members and officers are:

  • Audrey Rose, Senior Warden
  • Joel Smith, Junior Warden
  • Sharon Billingsley, Treasurer
  • Sheena Corbett, Clerk
  • Jeanine Merrill
  • Linda Regan
  • Christine Sokol

Convention Delegates

These delegates are elected annually to represent our members at the diocesan (state-wide) Fall Convention where they vote on budget and policy decisions. This year, our delegates are:

  • Sharon Billingsley
  • Steve MacDow
  • Chris Potter
  • Judy Wood, alternate