A Bangor native, John is one of our residential “Y Kids” and has been involved with our Y for more than 20 years.
John graduated from the University of Maine with a B.S. in Elementary Education and is currently working on a Masters of Social Work. John is a Wilderness First Responder and Maine Camp Trip Leader Trainer.
John creates and runs our outdoor programming for the kids in our Y-Works After School program and our Adventure Seekers summer tripping programs. John also guides family and adult trips throughout the year. One of his favorite programs is the Sugarloaf Day Trips, which he runs every winter. In the summer, John’s favorite trips to run are to his most beloved region of our state- the Allagash River.
In his time off John continues to be in the great outdoors, skiing, paddling, and hiking.