The Reverend Johanna-Karen Johannson graduated cum laude from The General Theological Seminary in 1987, having won the Bishop of Newark Preaching Prize her senior year. Ordained priest in 1988, Johanna worked as Curate and then Priest-in-Charge at Church of the Epiphany on Manhattan’s Upper East Side. In November 1991, Mother Johanna began what became a nineteen and a half–year pastorate at Holy Trinity Church, Inwood in northern Manhattan. She retired from active parish ministry and joyously moved home to Maine in June of 2011. After gentle persuasion, she is now happily serving as Priest-in-Charge at St. Dunstan’s, Ellsworth.
A native of Maine, Deacon Joan Preble was raised up for the diaconate from St. Dunstan’s Church. She grew up in Augusta, and graduated Gorham State Teachers College. Joan taught elementary and pre-school for more than 40 years. She married Ralph Preble and they have two daughters, six grandchildren and two great grandchildren. Ordained Reverend Deacon on 3 May 2003, Deacon Joan has faithfully served St. Dunstan’s for 12 years.
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A native South Carolinian, Kimberly Maney Haller received degrees in Interdisciplinary Fine Arts, Piano Performance and Musicology. An accompanist since the age of 12, she currently serves as accompanist and assistant director for the Acadia Choral Society, is active as a duo-pianist, accompanist, and private piano instructor.