Linnea Nelson

Linnea Nelson

Linnea Nelson

Linnea Nelson is Director of Religious Exploration for the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Fairfax in Oakton, VA. Her passion is exploring social justice and community-building activities to support faith development, spiritual practice, and worship for children, youth, and families in our dynamic faith.

Linnea has a Master’s degree in school psychology and undergraduate degrees in education and business. She has been a school administrator, including a head of school, and happily changed her role to one she describes as "getting to teach children about kindness and compassion!" She has been a UUCF member for 20 years along with her husband, Ted, and their two young adult, RE-raised, OWL-participant sons, Joel and Nick.