Advisory Boards & Reps

Maine Episcopal Youth Event Chairpersons:

Rev. Sara D’Angio White (St. David, Kennebunk)

Fred Fowler (St. Luke’s Cathedral, Portland)

Jane Hartwell (Diocese of Maine Missioner for Spiritual Growth, Youth and Young Adults)


High School Youth:

Rev. Sara D’Angio White (St. David, Kennebunk) – leader


Leaders of Events-

Middle school events: Rev. Sara D’Angio White (St. David, Kennebunk) and Fred Fowler (St. Luke’s, Portland) and Kirsten Lowell (St. Ann’s, Windham)

High school events: Rev. Sara D’Angio White (St. David, Kennebunk)

Summer Finale Camp Youth:


National Events:

Episcopal Service Corps –

Celeste Carpenter (St. Ann’s Windham) 2017/2018 in North Carolina

E.Y.E. 2017 – the triennial Episcopal Youth Event

Twelve teens and three adults were our delegation in 2017 at the University of Oklahoma.

General Convention Youth Presence –

Anna Foster (St. Luke’s Cathedral) was one of 18 high schoolers selected nationwide in 2015.

Young Adult Service Corps (YASC) –

Kirsten Lowell (St. Ann’s, Windham) – 2014/2015 in Uruguay

Delegation to 2015 Miqra event in Kentucky-

Ally Smith (St. Ann’s, Windham), Ryan Corum (adult), Kim Wallace (adult from St. Ann’s, Windham), Ally Collins (St. Paul’s, Brunswick),

E.Y.E. – National Episcopal Youth Event – this happens every three years.

2014 Reps: Kate Rogers (Trinity, Portland), Anna Foster (Cathedral), Tim DiNinno (St. Alban’s, Cape Elizabeth), Devon Hall (Christ Church, Gardiner), Jordan Roubinek (St. Thomas, Camden), Cedric Hipkins (St. Paul, Brunswick), Pamela Lobor (Trinity, Portland), CJ Wallace (St. Ann, Windham), Wayne Franklin (adult from St. Peter, Portland), Mary Linneman (adult from the Cathedral)

2011 Reps in Minnesota: Michael Frazier (St. Paul’s, Brunswick), Connor Durgin (Good Shepherd, Rangeley), Jane Hartwell (Youth Missioner)


Bishop Steve Lane leads and guides the Episcopal Diocese of Maine that we’re part of.

Jane Hartwell serves as the Canon Missioner for Spiritual Growth, Youth and Young Adults in the Episcopal Diocese of Maine.

Leadership at Youth Events – Each particular youth event is led by volunteers – including youth, clergy, and other adults from all over Maine.


Host Churches – Diocesan Youth Ministries is extremely grateful to all of the Support Partner Churches which rearranged their Sunday service one weekend so that a diocesan youth event could happen at their church. They are: St. Matthew’s in Lisbon (9 years); Trinity Church in Portland (Happening 2004 and TEC 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017), St. Mark’s in Augusta (Narnia I in 2007 and CrossWalk 2008), St. Giles in Jefferson (Harry Potter IV in 2006), St. Anne’s in Calais (Downeast Youth Event 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010), Christ Church in Gardiner (Happening 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011,2012, 2013, 2014), Grace Church in Bath (Harry Potter 2003, 2004, 2005, Awakening 2008, Journey 2009, Awakening 2013), St. Philip’s in Wiscasset (Happening 2003), and St. Saviour’s in Bar Harbor (CrossWalk 2003).


Also thanks to host churches: St. John’s in Bangor (Awakening 2009, CrossWalk 2010 and Journey 2011), St. Paul’s in Brunswick (Winter Middle School Events in 2007, 2011, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017); St. Luke’s Cathedral (Pathways to Peace 2017, Fall Middle School Events in 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015; Miqra 2016; Young Adult Events 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016) and St. Anne’s in Windham (Middle School Event in 2012, Miqra 2015).


Your extraordinary generosity has demonstrated to teenagers the meaning of Christian hospitality. Teens are amazed at what you do!