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Craig has been Director of Music at Marco Lutheran Church since August, 1987. He has also been a Public School Music Specialist since 1983, and is currently working with the Collier County Public Schools.
He has a B.A. in Guitar and Voice, with emphasis on Lyricism from Juniata College, a B.S. in Music Education from Penn State University, and a Master’s Degree in Teaching and Learning from Nova Southeastern University.
Craig has been actively involved in the community as Community Theatre Project Director, Substance Abuse Activities Director for RED WALK and Reality Journey. He has been a Guest Soloist with the Naples Concert Band since 1989, the Director of Music for Sanitasole Health Center since 2007, and an Adult Education Instructor since 2006.
He has been awarded the Governor’s Award for the Promotion of the Arts in 1977, the National Economics Award for Substance Abuse Prevention Project in 1987, and the State Award for Prevention Specialists in 2004.
Craig has three daughters and one grandson.
John studied piano performance with Ann Rutledge and vocal performance with Barbara Manford and continues his education by taking Master Classes with Maestro Hector Olivera.
John’s music experience encompasses 20 years in directing all areas of Music Ministry along while also being a music teacher in Collier County.
John delights the congregation with his music before, during and after the worship service.
John is married to Tia and they have two daughters and a son.
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Larry has been a member of the church since 2000. He is in charge of maintaining the church buildings and parking lot, maintaining or replacing equipment and setting up the sanctuary & great room for all the functions the church holds.
Turn to Larry if you find the bathrooms are missing something or if you need to reserve a room of the church for a function.
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Betsy makes sure that the office runs smoothly. She organizes, plans and oversees of the day-to-day operation of the church.
Betsy is a graduate of Concordia University and has been working in various areas of church ministry for the past 17 years.
Although she was raised in Anchorage, AK, she prefers the sun and beaches. She and her family have been residents of Marco Island for 7 years.
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After living in 9 cities including Toronto, Canada, Nancy settled in Naples 28 years ago. Retired from the Naples Daily News (print ad designer, website creator/updater and marketing peon) she found that she had too much idle time on her hands.
Nancy started working part-time for Marco Lutheran as the streaming media operator. She liked working at the church with the Pastor's, staff and church members so much that she took on more hours.