New Frontiers Church is served by a team of elders who are responsible for pastoral oversight, teaching, and the vision and mission of the church.
Ian leads the eldership team and is married to Emma, a professional artist. Originally from London, UK, they have four grown children and three grandchildren. Ian and Emma live in Portsmouth NH where they can often be seen walking their boxer dog downtown and enjoying the arts.
Part of the original team from Dartmouth College that started NFC back in 1982, Henry and Lissie love to hike, ski, cook, garden, and teach poetry. They live in Madbury with their faithful golden retriever, Jenny, and keep close tabs on 4 grown children and 5 grandchildren spread across all four US time zones.
Gareth is married to Raye. Both are originally from the British Isles and together oversee our leadership development and training. Prior to joining us they started a church in Norwalk, Connecticut. Gareth & Raye have two grown children and live in Greenland, NH.
Seth is married to Rhianon and they are leading our church planting effort in Brooklyn, NY. Seth was trained at New Frontiers Church and was an elder with us for a number of years before being sent out to start a new church. Seth and Rhianon are kept busy with 4 boys in their New York apartment.
Shayne is married to Margaret. They grew up in Hawaii and lived in Mexico for 12 years before moving back to the States to be part of our church. To say that Shayne loves to fish would be an understatement. Shayne and Margaret live in Portsmouth NH and have two grown children.
Sam is married to Marlene. They grew up in Washington State and lived in Mexico for 10 years where they started a church. Sam is the originator of the 'Share the Story' initiative. Sam and Marlene live in Dover NH and have three grown children and nine grandchildren.