News brief: UUA Presidential Search Committee seeks input on process
The committee charged with selecting two candidates to run for UUA president is seeking feedback about its process, which was used for the first time in the 2017 election.
Blog roundup: Recommitting to discomfort
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Top ten online
Most frequently visited stories on uuworld.org, April 3, 2017–July 2, 2017.
UUA Board of Trustees appoints two co-moderators
Trustee Elandria Williams and Mr. Barb Greve will serve together as co-moderators until special election in 2018.
UUA president names new acting chief operating officer
President Susan Frederick-Gray names outreach director Carey McDonald to one-year term as acting chief operating officer.
UUA board to appoint commission to review Article II of bylaws
Will examine purposes and principles of the association
Susan Frederick-Gray elected UUA president
Minister of Phoenix, Arizona, congregation wins three-way race to become UUA’s ninth elected president and the first woman elected to the office.
UUA finances ‘remain healthy,’ reports financial advisor
But Board of Trustees needs more training in fiduciary duty, adds Lucia Santini Field.
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.