Board appoints six to two-year Commission on Institutional Change
Will analyze structural racism and white supremacy within the Unitarian Universalist Association.
UUA board votes to limit president’s ability to grant severance packages
In second day of New Orleans meeting, Board of Trustees also caps how much president can spend without board approval.
UUA board approves funding plan for Black Lives of Unitarian Universalism
At New Orleans board meeting, trustees also discuss deficit caused by severance packages.
News brief: UUA seeks nominations for acting moderator
Apply by June 30; Board of Trustees will select a successor to the late Jim Key.
In resigning, some UUA staff received ‘shocking’ severance
Letter from interim co-presidents reveals that severance totaled more than $500,000 for employees who resigned during hiring practices controversy.
UUA co-presidents set goals for racial diversity of staff
New hiring procedures aim for 40 percent of managers and professional staff to be people of color or indigenous people.
News brief: Former UUA Moderator Jim Key has died
Key, elected as moderator and chief governance officer in 2013, resigned May 13 when cancer returned.
President Peter Morales moved the UUA’s headquarters, encouraged entrepreneurs, and stressed immigration justice. His resignation opens a painful and possibly hopeful new chapter in our conversation about racism.
UUA president steps down amid outcry over hiring practices
Board calls for inquiry into bias in hiring, appoints interim team; widespread support for examination of white supremacy within UUA.
Candidate statement: Susan Frederick-Gray
Three things are essential: Spiritual vitality, partnership, and organizing for impact.
Candidate statement: Alison Miller
I promise to ignite faith, empower change, and advance justice.
Candidate statement: Jeanne Pupke
It is the job of the UUA to assure that every congregation and covenanted community has the opportunity and resources to thrive.