Ministerial Search

The Search Process

You know the people on the slate to be voted on to form our Search Committee, but what is their job and what is the process?

The Search Committee is charged with finding the best candidate to serve our congregation as a called minister. The following … read more.

Mark Weber

Search Committee Candidate

Email address: laboraction2000@gmail.com

Background: Jewish Secular Committee, Joined First Unitarian Church 2003, Justice work in Colombia, A close friend of Nubs the barber.

Committees: Forum Committee, Lay Pastoral Care Team, Board of Trustees, Library Committee. ARE Committee. GCC Core Team. Merger Negotiating Committee. Worship … read more.

Meg Pauken

Search Committee Candidate

Email: megpauken@gmail.com

I have been a member of UUCC/First U since 2003/2004, along with my husband Kevin Ortner and my two daughters, Anna (18) and Betsy (20). I worked with a group of other parents of young children to found the … read more.

Michael Miller

Search Committee Candidate

Email: Mike@BigSycamore.net

What is your background at UUCC?: I’ve been part of the church since the summer of 2011.

What committees, groups, and other ways you’ve been involved at UUCC? I’m a past member of the forum committee, a current part of the … read more.

Amy Collins

Search Committee Candidate

Email: amymcollins@sbcglobal.net

I started attending the UU Society in 1990 and became a member of the UU Congregation of Cleveland when the new congregation was formed in Feb. 2019.

Over the past 30 years I have served on membership and worship committees, … read more.

Laurie Albright

Search Committee Candidate

Email: ljalbright@hotmail.com

I have been attending the First Unitarian Church of Cleveland, and now the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Cleveland, since I was pregnant with our 35 year old son, Tim Larson.

I have served in a number of capacities: teaching … read more.

Lou Salza

Search Committee Candidate

Email: Lou.Salza@gmail.com

What is your background at UUCC? (one sentence) Dell and I joined in order to find a place where we and our grandaughter then 4 years old could find a spiritual community 

What committees, groups, and other ways you’ve been involved … read more.