Members of our current Board of Trustees, Nominating Committee, UU Foundation and UUCP Council are listed below, along with related publications such as our Board Policy Manual, Bylaws, our UUCP Guidebook for Paid & Volunteer Staff and the application for our Lay Leadership Development Scholarships

Our Board Minutes and Annual Congregational Meeting Minutes are also published here

UUCP Board of Trustees:

Rev. Christine Dance, Lead Minister

Board of Trustees

The following members of the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Phoenix are serving on the Board of Trustees from July 2019 through June 2020 / 2021. You may reach the Board at

Jonny Lifshitz (President) 2018-2020

Bunny Hodas (Vice President) 2018-2020

Larry Reed (Treasurer) 2018-2020

Kim St. Clair (Board Secretary) 2019-2021

Jenny Jones  (Trustee-at-large) 2019-2021

Lucia De Vernai 2020-2022

Shelley Stephenson 2020-2022

Francis Wiget 2020-2022

Youth Reps – 
Jacob Hayes
Chloe Stephenson-Brown

Nominating Committee:

Walt Doherty (2019-2021)

Karen Kurtz (2019-2021)

Daisy Danforth (2020-2021)

Susan Morris (2020-2022)

Ted Myers (2020-2022)

Julie Smart (2020-2022)

UU Foundation:

Terry Lockwood  (2017-2020)

Diana Ashley (2017-2020)

Pierre Tariot (2018-2021)

Michele Morgan (2019-2021)

Diane Targovnik (2019-2022)

Dan Hunn (2019-2022)

UUCP Council

The UUCP Council is made up of all paid and volunteer staff and activity group leaders.  The Council meets three times a year for the purpose of increasing communication and to provide opportunities for collaboration so that the ministries can better carry out the congregation’s mission.

UUCP Council Chair:  Kim St.Clair

UUCP Board Policy Manual

The Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Phoenix (UUCP) Board Policy Manual is intended to be a compilation of all policies adopted by the Board of Trustees and still in effect. Click here for The UUCP Board Policy Manual in PDF, printable format.

Board, Congregational Meeting Minutes, Financials and Strategic Plan

Recent Board Minutes and the Strategic Plan are available online at this link. For prior Minutes and Financials, please see the binder in Office 2.

UUCP Bylaws

Current Bylaws

UUCP Guidebook for Paid & Volunteer Staff

The purpose of this Guidebook is to provide standard operating procedures and guidelines for carrying out the work of the congregation. Click here to view and download the guidebook.

Lay Leadership Development Scholarships

Please use this form to apply for scholarships to attend UU Leadership Development events, such as District Assembly, General Assembly, Leadership School, or a District Workshop.  Click here for the Scholarship Application in PDF, printable format.