Rev. Andy Burnette has served since August 15, 2012 as Senior Minister at Valley Unitarian Universalist Congregation (www.vuu.org) in Chandler, AZ. Chandler is located in the East Valley of greater Phoenix. He served the Unitarian Universalist Community Church in Danville, IN from 2007 to 2012. From 2000 to 2007, Rev. Burnette served congregations in the Church of the Nazarene in Southern Indiana. From 1998 to 2000, he was a journalist covering local government and writing a humor column in Indiana.
He is married to Heather Powell-Burnette. They have two children: Marcus (2002) and Josie (2008). Rev. Burnette holds a Bachelor of Science degree in mass communication from the University of Evansville (Evansville, IN) and a Master of Divinity from Chapman Seminary (Oakland City, IN).
He is working on a Doctor of Ministry at Pacific School of Religion in Berkeley, CA.