Board of Trustees ‘getting to real clarity’ about racism
In first meeting with interim co-presidents, UUA board talks about racism; discusses proposed bylaw amendments; hears call for general conference.
Interim co-presidents see ‘opportunity to re-center ourselves’
‘Sometimes it takes a shock to a system to get it unstuck,’ says UUA Interim Co-President William G. Sinkford.
Three co-presidents to lead UUA until General Assembly 2017
Board of Trustees appoints the Rev. Sofía Betancourt, the Rev. William G. Sinkford, and Leon Spencer to lead Association after President Peter Morales’s resignation.
News brief: Board names Lammert acting chief operating officer
Board of Trustees appoints the Rev. Sarah Lammert acting chief operating officer following resignation of the Rev. Harlan Limpert.
Two more UUA senior staff announce they will step down
After President Peter Morales resigned, the Rev. Harlan Limpert, chief operating officer, and the Rev. Scott Tayler, head of Congregational Life, are leaving, too.
Morales: ‘It was clear I had lost credibility and trust’
UUA President Peter Morales explains why he resigned amid accusations of white supremacy in hiring practices.
Updates to presidential resignation and controversy over hiring practices
A guide to developments in the controversy over UUA hiring practices and the resignation of UUA President Peter Morales.
UUA president resigns amid controversy over hiring practices
The Rev. Peter Morales steps down three months before end of term amid charges that a senior hire reflects white supremacy and failures to promote staff diversity.
UUA board includes three new members
Richard Jacke, Sarah Dan Jones, and Elandria Williams joined the UUA Board of Trustees in June 2016.
News brief: UUA trustee resigns; replacement sought by February 24
Trustee Dorothy Holmes has resigned; Appointments Committee seeks names for replacement and other committee positions by February 24.
Follow the UUA presidential campaign
With three candidates on ballot, UUA will use instant run-off voting for first time since 1977; regional candidate forums begin February 25.
Trustees pledge $54,000 toward Black Lives of UU commitment
UUA Board of Trustees reaffirms $5.3 million commitment to BLUU, acknowledges concerns with process.