Ashley Horan

Organizing Strategy Director

Organizing Strategy Team


Rev. Ashley Horan smiles, wearing rad earrings and a bold red lip.

The Rev. Ashley Horan (she/her) serves as the Organizing Strategy Director, where she leads the Organizing Strategy Team that holds all the outward-facing justice work of the Association under the banner of Side With Love and its related campaigns: UU the VoteCreate Climate JusticeLove Resists, and UPLIFT Action for LGBTQ, Gender & Reproductive Justice.

Prior to her work at the UUA, Ashley served as the Executive Director of the Minnesota UU Social Justice Alliance, and the Curriculum Developer for Beloved Conversations. She also served congregations in Joliet, IL and Fond du Lac, WI. She lives in Minneapolis, MN with her partner, the Rev. Karen Hutt, and their two youngest children--Aspen, 8, and Eden, 3.

From Ashley Horan

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Breaking Down the Silos

Ashley Horan, Pastor Danny Givens, MidAmerica Region of the UUA

From LeaderLab
Webinar video: a praxis-based model for assessing our congregations’ current social justice work
Organizing 101

Ashley Horan, Pastor Danny Givens, MidAmerica Region of the UUA

From LeaderLab
Wisdom of non-faith-based organizing and activism - how these tools can be powerfully and relevantly translated into the congregational context
Developing Accountable Partnerships

MidAmerica Region of the UUA, Ashley Horan

From LeaderLab
How do our UU congregations move from charity approach to social justice to solidarity approach?
Social Justice Ministry With Children & Youth

Ashley Horan, Pastor Danny Givens, MidAmerica Region of the UUA

From LeaderLab
Talk with experts in the field of religious education and faith development about how justice-making can be a primary pedagogical tool and...

Press Releases

Prophetic Action During the Pandemic - UU the Vote

Susan Frederick-Gray, Ashley Horan

From Press Releases
If the stakes of the 2020 elections were incredibly high before, they are astronomical now.

UU World

A guide to ACTS prayer

Ashley Horan

From UU World Magazine
Questions to help you find your own way to pray.


Fierce Urgency

Ashley Horan

From WorshipWeb
My four-year-old daughter has taught me this lesson: when a child wants to derail Business As Usual— to curb the hubris of adults who dare believe in...
The Holy Work of Showing Up

Ashley Horan

From WorshipWeb
How is it with your soul? This is the question that John Wesley, Anglican priest and the founder of Methodism, was known to ask of participants in small...
Saying Yes

Ashley Horan

From WorshipWeb
By the time I was in my late twenties, I was convinced that I would never find love....

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