People: Staff, Authors, Contributors

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

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  • 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.

  • David B. Smith

    Pastor David B. Smith serves as Executive Director of Worship at All Souls Unitarian Church in Tulsa, OK.

  • 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...

  • Lenna Georgiadis

    Lenna Georgiadis is a UUA Office at the United Nations intern for the 2020-2021 academic year. As an intern for the UU@UN Lenna is learning how to work within an NGO to raise awareness on human rights and to advocate for ways in which civil society can influence international politics. She's a...

  • Jen Hayman

    Jen Hayman (she/her) believes that beauty can be found almost anywhere, that relationship is at the root of successful music making, and that dance is an essential activity. She is the Director of Music and Arts at All Souls Unitarian in Washington, DC.

  • Jerry Price
    Jerry Price is a Marriage and Family Therapist, and member of Northwest Unitarian Universalist Church (Southfield, MI) since 1987. You can reach him at
  • Lea Morris

    Lea Morris, also known as LEA (she/her/hers), was born in Baltimore to a father who toured the world playing trumpet in the funk band Black Heat and a mother who dreamed of opera while performing with her siblings in the Jones Family Gospel Singers. LEA was singing on the pulpit of the Baptist...

  • 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.