Unitarian Universalist Ministry for Earth is led by a growing board of directors, staff, and many dedicated volunteers. Interested in volunteering? Contact us!

Board of Directors

Dr. Susanna Wu-Pong Calvert, Board Co-Chair
Member, First Unitarian Church of Richmond, Richmond, VA




Jolynda Peterson, Board Co-Chair
Member, Open Circle UU Fellowship in Fond Du Lac, WI




Betsy Tomic,  Treasurer
Member, UU Congregation of the Hudson Valley





The Rev. Dr. Audette Fulbright Fulson
Associate Minister, All Souls Unitarian Church of New York, NY






Dr. Rashid Shaikh
Co-Coordinator, UU BIPOC Caucus on Climate Justice; Member, First Parish Cambridge



Rev. Kevin Carson
Minister, Unitarian Universalist Church in Idaho Falls, Idaho



Rev. Anastassia Zinke 
Co-Executive Minister, UU Church of Annapolis, MD







Staff, Consultants, and Volunteers

Rev. Kelly Dignan (she/her)
Co Director, Programs
UU Ministry for Earth
Denver, CO

Rev. Daniel Lawlor (he/him)
Co Director, Development & Communications
UU Ministry for Earth
Brooklyn, NY

Sabrina Louise

Portland, OR

Diane Brooks
Create Climate Justice & Outreach Specialist
Everett, WA
Zoë Johnston
UU Young Adults for Climate Justice Network Coordinator
Philadelphia, PA

Rev. Dr. Leonisa Ardizzone (she/her)
Interim Consulting Director
Tillson, NY

Rashid Shaikh
Co-Chair, UU BIPOC Caucus on Climate Justice
Cambridge, MA
Paula Cole Jones
Co-Chair, UU BIPOC Caucus on Climate Justice
Washington, DC
Barbara Ford
Volunteer UUMFE Advisor
Portland, OR
Irene & Bob Keim
Volunteers, UUMFE Advisors
Brooksville, FL
Nancy King Smith
Volunteer UUMFE Advisor
Chagrin Falls, OH, & Adirondack, NY