Lucy Samara has served as First Congregational Church’s Director of Outreach Ministries since 1991 and as Co-Director of High School Youth Ministries since 1999. Before joining the staff of First Church, Lucy was Co-Director of Residential Life and Director of Student Activities at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in Terre Haute, IN. She also served as Adjunct Business Professor at Champlain College and was Field Director with the Vermont Girl Scout Council. Lucy holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Human Services and Family Studies, a Bachelor of Arts degree in Elementary Education from the University of New Hampshire, and a Masters in Administration from Saint Michael’s College. Lucy and her husband, Michael, joined First Church in 1985 and live in South Burlington.