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

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





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




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




Jolynda Peterson
Member, Open Circle UU Fellowship in Fond Du Lac, WI





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







Staff, Consultants, and Volunteers

Rev. Dr. Leonisa Ardizzone (she/her)
Interim Consulting Director
UU Ministry for Earth
Rosendale, NY

Rev. Daniel Lawlor (he/him)
Fundraising and 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
Alice Kurima Newberry
UU BIPOC Caucus on Climate Justice Network Coordinator
Philadelphia, PA
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