Beau Rivers is a candidate for the ministry who received her MDiv in 2016 from The Andover Newton Theological School and served as Contract Minister from 2016-18 at The Unitarian Universalist Church of Weymouth. Ministry is her third career. Her first career was in retail management. She received her call to ministry during her second career as a social worker. Beau is a first generation American whose parents emigrated from Canada in the early 1900s. She is an avid long-distance sea kayaker who enjoys woodworking and knitting. She identifies as gender queer and her preferred pronouns are she/her/hers.