Rev. Kate Dalton – Senior Pastor

Kate joined the First Parish team in September of 2010 as the Associate Pastor after journeying through the corporate world of engineering, sales, and materials management.  In May of 2018, First Parish voted to call Kate as the senior pastor upon Rev. Kent Allen’s retirement on April 30, 2019.  Kate is passionate about making connections between faith and culture and is always on the lookout for thought provoking articles, books and movie to share.   Read Kate’s most recent newsletter article here.

Rev. Kelli Whitman – Bridge Associate Pastor

Kelli is a life long member of the United Church of Christ.  She grew up in Pennsylvania and earned her Bachelors degree from Susquehanna University.  After college, she moved to St. Louis, Missouri where she lived for five years while earning her Master of Divinity at Eden Theological Seminary.  She moved to Maine in 2010 and was ordained in 2011.  Kelli lives in Saco with her husband, daughter and cat.  In her spare time, she enjoys reading mystery novels and baking.

Amanda Gale – Music Director

Evan Cuddy – Musician

Claire Studley – Bookkeeper

Nancy Gorden – Administrator

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Katie Casper – Outreach Coordinator

We are delighted to welcome Katie Casper to the First Parish team as our Outreach Coordinator. Katie is a marketing and engagement specialist who comes with a wealth of experience, energy, and ideas. 

“I could not be more excited to dive into this role and to have the chance to work with with the entire First Parish community. I look forward to this journey and all we will accomplish as a team.”

Don Bruce – Sexton