Citing ‘significant health concerns,’ UUA Moderator Jim Key resigns
Has presided over UUA board during racial equity conversation of past two months
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.
UUA presidential election to use ranked-choice voting
Because there are more than two candidates, this election will be the first since 1977 to use the UUA’s instant runoff voting provision. Delegates’ second-choice pick may be the deciding factor.
News brief: Interim co-presidents meet with UUA staff
UUA staff hold first meeting with three interim co-presidents, who announce hiring freeze and name two more people of color to Leadership Council.
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.
Further updates to UUA resignations and controversy over hiring practices
Summary of news developments, support for critical examination of racism within Unitarian Universalism, and reactions to President Peter Morales’s resignation.
Board will appoint committee to select interim president
Approves racism audit of UUA, will meet again April 10, when it may name interim president.
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.
News brief: Board drafts charge for interim president
In April 3 meeting, UUA Board of Trustees endorses ‘UU White Supremacy Teach In,’ discusses plan for interim president, outlines plan for audit of hiring practices.
Watch this: April 1 UUA presidential candidates forum
The three candidates running for UUA president met in the first of five regional candidate forums on April 1 in Bethesda, Maryland.