Laura received a degree in Early Childhood Education from Fitchburg State University and taught and directed preschool programs for many years. She was ordained to the priesthood at St. Andrew’s in December 2007 and has served as Rector since that time. Pastor Laura loves Parish Ministry, and is especially passionate about preaching and Christian Formation for all ages.
Dawn Geoffroy is a Personal Trainer, Yoga Instructor and outdoor enthusiast. Dawn recognizes the physical and mental benefits of time spent outdoors and is working to bring those benefits to the Town of Grafton. Through Safe Routes to School and town wide bike & pedestrian programs, she believes that residents will benefit greatly from active time spent outside.
Justin has worked in the field of Mental Health for 20 years. The majority of his work has been with adolescent populations and he has served in leadership positions for multiple non-profits. He is currently the Co-Executive Director of Shrewsbury Youth and Family Services and is promoting Youth Mental Health First Aid in the Grafton Area.
Brenda Marshall, MA, OTR/L
Brenda is an occupational therapist who has worked for over 20 years with adults and adolescents with mental health and substance abuse issues. She is Professor Emerita of Quinsigamond Community College where she taught classes about child development and psychiatric issues.
Debbie Achilles, BS in Health/Education
Debbie Achilles, BS in Health & Physical Education from Springfield College, MA in School Counseling from Worcester State University. Certified Personal Trainer, certified Mental Health First Aid. Taught 35 years in Grafton Public Schools as a PE teacher, Health Coordinator, Health Teacher, and Guidance Counselor.