Deborah Weiner, a lifelong Unitarian Universalist, served on the UUA staff as a public relations, marketing, and electronic communications officer from 1989 through 2010. A communications, management, and technology consultant for religious and not for profit organizations, she is a certified interim religious education professional, serving congregations experiencing transition in their religious education programs. She currently serves as Interim Director of Religious Education at the First Parish in Bedford (MA). She is a co-founder of the Guild of Interim Religious Educators, co-author of the web resource, "In Liminal Time: Resources for the Interim Journey," and co-developer of a book on interim religious education. She is also Moderator of the Association for Unitarian Universalist Music Ministries (AUUMM), and she writes at Morning Stars Rising.