Friends Camp – New England Yearly Meeting of Friends
Friends Camp Committee 2016-2017
David Marstaller is a member of Durham Friends Meeting in Maine and a long time camp committee member. He is focused especially on buildings & grounds and camp development.
Betsy Muench is an ex-CPA and the Friends Camp Treasurer. In her final year on the committee, Betsy is trying to work herself out of a job and is grateful for Robb’s assistance. Betsy was a camper parent back in the 1970s and has been interested in camp ever since.
Robb Spivey, the camp Assistant Treasurer, is a member of Brunswick Friends Meeting. He is a land surveyor by day and a steel pan player by night.
Lynne Weiss is a member of Friends Meeting at Cambridge and the parent of a former very happy camper! She works in digital publishing and writes fiction and literary reviews.
Steve Kelly is a Friends Camp parent and has been a member of the Camp Committee for two years. He firmly believes in Friends Camp as a supportive, safe, and nurturing environment for children to learn, grow, and explore.
Tom Antonik, a member of Portland Friends Meeting, has worked with NEYM’s Young Friends program (high school aged youth) – with occasional guest appearances with the Junior High program – for nearly 20 years. Before that he volunteered with OUTRIGHT Portland, a GLBTQ youth program, as well as being active in with HIV/AIDS organizations, education, advocacy, and activism. He believes that fostering and nurturing the values that Friends Camp offer, as well as the NEYM youth programs, while always important, needs more energy, love, and attention than ever before.
Travis Belcher is a member of Monadnock Meeting and New England Yearly Meeting. He is experienced in finances and in buildings & grounds. He is a believer in outdoor experiential and group learning.
Lise Wagner is a former camper parent from the Portland area. She is an attorney who also serves on the Board of the Portland Friends School and believes deeply in Friends Education.
John Reuthe, of Vassalboro Friends Meeting, manages the Mid Maine Home Energy Savings Program under the Sustain Mid Maine Coalition. He worked his way through college as an assistant camp director.
Deirdre McClure is a Friends Camp parent and new to the committee. She is happy to help this wonderful and important camp to grow and thrive. She is a musician who leads choruses and orchestras in Maine and New Hampshire.
Erik Philbrook is a current attender of Wellesley Friends Meeting and a former attender of Portland Friends Meeting, and a former Friends Camp camper. Erik is married with two kids, both of whom have been campers as well. Erik works in Asset Management and serves as the Finance Clerk of WFM.
Doug McCown is a Portland Maine Quaker whose children attended the camp. He is involved with Friends School of Portland, ProNica, and Friends Committee on National Legislation, all Quaker organizations.
Anna Hopkins, Camp Director firstname.lastname@example.org. You can read more about Anna’s background on the Camp Director page of this website.
The Friends Camp Nominating Committee considers members for the Friends Camp Committee year-round. If you are interested in learning more, please contact Leslie Manning (email@example.com).