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People: Staff, Authors, Contributors

The following people are UUA staff or have written UU World articles, WorshipWeb elements, or other material on UUA.org.

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  • Jennifer Joy Pawlitschek

    Jennifer Joy Pawlitschek is a New York City writer/performer and science nerd.

  • Paul Alan Bennett

    Paul Alan Bennett has an MA in Greek History from the University of La Verne, Athens, Greece, and a BFA from the Maryland Institute College of Art. He is affiliated with the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Central Oregon.

  • Bethany Russell-Lowe

    Rev. Bethany Russell-Lowe

  • Ashley Emuka

    Ashley Emuka is a UUA Office at the United Nations intern for the 2020-2021 academic year. Currently, Ashley is a second-year graduate student in the Master’s in Public Health and Social Work dual degree program at New York University (NYU). She earned a B.A. in Global Health with a Minor in...

  • Noorjahan Aktar

    Noorjahan Aktar is a UUA Office at the United Nations intern for the 2020-2021 academic year. Currently, Noorjahan is a senior at SUNY New Paltz pursuing a major in Political Science along with a minor in Studio Arts. She is passionate about fighting for human rights and learning more about...

  • Melanie DeMore

    Melanie DeMore (she/he/them) is a Vocal Activist whose thirty-year career has been dedicated to teaching, lecturing, mentoring, conducting, directing, and inspiring children and adults about the power of song as social and political change. Learn more on Melanie's website.

  • Shanice L. Bryant

    Shanice L. Bryant is a UUA Office at the United Nations intern for the 2020-2021 academic year. Along with interning, Shanice is a full time Master of Social Work candidate at New York University (NYU) in the one-year advanced standing program. She obtained her Bachelor of Social Work degree from...

  • Viola Abbitt

    Viola Abbitt is the part-time minister for two congregations in New York State: the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Poughkeepsie and the First Unitarian Society of Westchester. She is currently a member of the Journey Toward Wholeness Transformation Committee of the UUA, and the board of...

  • Saleemah Abdul-Ghafur

    Saleemah Abdul-Ghafur was chief executive of Azizah, a magazine for Muslim women. In 2004, she was an integral part of a national movement to give women space and voice in American mosques, and in 2005 she co-organized the historic woman-led prayer in New York City....