Welcome Ms. Laura Guindon, Interim Youth Program Coordinator

Ms. Laura will serve as Interim Youth Program Coordinator for St. Monica’s through May 3, 2020. Laura will assist the Rector with Christian Formation program development for our children and youth.  Laura will support parents, the Sunday school team, and other staff as she works to re-launch our Youth Program.  Laura will focus on forming a Youth Group for our young people, which will provide weekly community, fellowship, local mission, and Christian formation opportunities. Laura will encourage parents and youth to participate in, and she will facilitate involvement in Diocesan Youth programming (Summer Camps, New Beginnings, Happening, Acolyte Festivals, etc.).   Laura will also assist the Rector with the recruiting the next Director of Youth Ministry, which we look to accomplish in 2020. Laura’s email is lguindon@stmonicasnaples.org.

Bio:  Laura recently graduated from Ave Maria University, with a degree in Theology and a minor in Music. She has a great deal of experience with the youth including leading young boys and girls at different summer camps, participating in the First Presbyterian Church of Naples’ Vacation Bible Study and tutoring. She is currently a teacher at Crosspointe Academy, assisting and teaching classes. She is excited to start this new step, and is looking forward to build a stronger community at St. Monica’s Episcopal Church.

Laura is a welcome addition to the St. Monica’s team and we look forward to her energy, passion, and vision, which will help St. Monica’s provide Christian Formation for all ages!