Embodying UU DNA for Leadership Development

Embodying Unitarian Universalist (UU) "DNA"—one of the recommended leadership development competencies— includes:

  • Developing and embodying faithfulness to core UU values and theology.
  • Knowing UU history and traditions.

Core Values

Integrity in our faith.


  • Covenantal relationships within the congregation, with other UU congregations and with the wider world.
  • Learn about UU history.
  • Engage with UU theologies and ethics.
  • Participate in the wider UU movement.



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About the Authors

Renee Ruchotzke

Rev. Renee Ruchotzke (ruh-HUT-skee) is a Congregational Life Consultant and program manager for Leadership Development.

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