Tim Brennan served as Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer of the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) from June 2006 to June 2019. In addition to directing the Department of Finance, he oversaw the Association’s assets including the Unitarian Universalist (UU) Common Endowment Fund, the UU Organizations Retirement Fund, the charitable gift funds, and outside trusts with combined assets of approximately $500 million. He was a member of the UUA’s Investment Committee, Socially Responsible Investing Committee, the Retirement Plan Committee, the Finance Committee, and the UUA Health Plan Board of Trustees. Tim came to the UUA after seven years with Ceres, the national network of institutional investors working to advance corporate responsibility for the environment. As Senior Director, Development and Communications, he worked with major environmental organizations, religious investors, the SRI community, and major pension funds on issues such as climate change and corporate sustainability disclosure. In addition, Tim spent seven years working for a New York investment company and has many years of experience in nonprofit financial management. He currently serves on the board of the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility.
Tim holds an MBA from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania in finance and accounting. He is a member of First Parish in Needham, Unitarian Universalist where he serves on the Committee on Ministry.