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Christian Ed Facilitator


Emory Burke

Emory is currently finishing their Master of Theology degree. Their undergraduate degree is in Intercultural Ministry and Christian Ministry. Emory grew up in the Church of the Nazarene and served as a volunteer, intern, and volunteer pastor for several different churches in that denomination. They also worked as a Youth and Family Minister for an Episcopal Church in the Midwest. 

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Administrative Director

207-774-8243, Ext 106


Teri Coviello

Teri came to Woodfords Church after spending over two decades in international education. She has worked in operations for educational institutions, nonprofits, and a financial planning firm. She lives in South Portland with her husband and daughter.


Director of Music/Organist

207-774-8243, Ext 105


Paul Schnell

Paul is a graduate of Westminster Choir College, Princeton, New Jersey with a Bachelor's Degree in Music Education. With over thirty years experience in music education , he has directed school choruses and music classroom activities and he has led numerous concerts and music ensembles.

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Building Manager

207-774-8243, Ext 107


Louise Shaw

Louise came to Woodfords Church with a long history of pride in keeping a facility clean. She was on the housekeeping staff at a number of local hotels for many years, most recently as Executive Housekeeper at the Residence Inn in downtown Portland. While at the Inn, Louise supervised over 25 staff members and was responsible for 179 rooms. She lives in Standish with her husband and two daughters.