Vickie was born and raised in Maine. She graduated from the Deer Isle / Stonington High School and lives in Stonington today. Vickie has spent most of her career working in the hospitality industry as an innkeeper, and has also worked as an administrative assistant and bookkeeper. She enjoys spending time with her grandchildren, yoga, meditation, hiking and gardening.
Ann Boudreaux graduated from University of West Florida with a B.A. in Communications Arts, from Pasco –Hernando Junior College in Florida with a degree in Nursing, and from Duke University with a Master’s in Physician Assistant Studies.
Music was an avocation. Ann played piano and organ in churches in childhood and teen years, then again as a young adult, primarily as a substitute. Fast forward to the past 10 years, and more opportunities occurred to play in churches here in Maine. Ann plays piano and French horn, and sings with some local ensembles. Her special interest is re-purposing discarded fishing rope to craft useful objects.
Douglas Haldane trained as a nautical archaeologist and lived in Egypt for ten years where he directed the Institute for Nautical Archaeology’s branch there. He, his wife Jane, and daughter Nellie moved to Blue Hill in 2004. Doug worked as a carpenter at Brooklin Boatyard from 2004-2009 and other boatyards since. His special interests include antique motorcycles and Highland bagpipe music.