Pastor Hyungyong Choi - effective July 1st
Grant Memorial Administrative Assistant: Melissa Dyer
Melissa Dyer has been the Administrative Assistant at Grant Memorial for over 19 years.
She received her B.A. in Psychology in 1999 from the Univ. of Maine at Presque Isle.
In her spare time, Melissa enjoys reading, writing, photography, spending time in the outdoors, and spending time with family & friends.
She and her husband, Brent, have three children Elizabeth, Amelia & William.
Minister of Music: Dan Ladner
Daniel Ladner has been the organist and choir director at Grant Memorial for eleven years. His career as an organist began when he was a freshman in high school and has continued for fifty-nine years. Dan taught English, speech, theatre, and chorus at Presque Isle High School and has always been active in community theatre productions in both Presque Isle and Caribou.
He served as director of the Caribou Performing Arts Center for ten years, where he also taught speech and theatre, directing the theatre programs at both high schools. Dan has enjoyed judging drama festivals on both the regional and state levels.
He has been an active member of the American Choral Directors Association and the National Association of Pastoral Musicians. He is well-known in the area as an organ recitalist, and has been the conductor of the Caribou Choral Society for thirty-three years. Dan officially "retired" in 1999 after a forty-year career in education.