Abby Carter StantonDirector of Family Ministries
Abby serves as the Director of Family Ministries for Soapstone and loves sharing her passion for missions and guiding youth and children to learn and grow together. She believes that a combination of a church and home emphasis on God brings a power for discipleship for the whole family.
Abby Carter Stanton is a native Western North Carolinian and the daughter of two Methodist ministers. She attended Huntingdon College, a small Methodist school in Montgomery, Alabama, where she played varsity volleyball. Abby began working at Soapstone in 2015, and graduated Duke Divinity with her Masters in Spring of 2016.
Abby’s life partner is Allen Stanton, a Methodist Pastor in Chapel Hill. They have a daughter, Paige, and several pets that are loved to pieces. Abby loves college basketball (Let’s go Duke!) and will go willingly to baseball games if you promise food will be involved.