Ministry

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Reverend Jan Taddeo
Minister

Rev. Taddeo (she/her) is a fifth-generation Unitarian Universalist born and raised in Northern Virginia.  In May 2011, she graduated from the Meadville Lombard Theological School, a Unitarian Universalist seminary in Chicago, earning two academic awards in Philosophy of Religion and Religious Education.  In the years … read more.

Programs

Christiana Fernandez-McQuain
Coordinator of Family Ministries

As Coordinator of Family Ministries, Christiana (she/her) oversees the Faith Development programs of UUCG.  In addition, she provides support for a variety of other programs and activities of the congregation including Worship, Pastoral Care, and Social Justice; and she manages the congregation’s website, curates all … read more.

Operations

Aline Harris
Office Administrator

Aline Harris (she/her) has been a member of UUCG since 2017 and has been employed as a childcare provider in the UUCG nursery since 2014. Aline has 2 children named after trees, a sewing business (the green griffin), a passion for history, and a love … read more.

Music

Bryan Bishop
Pianist

UUCG’s accomplished pianist, Bryan Bishop, provides music for Sunday services and special services during the year. He works closely with the minister and lay service leaders to select music that highlights our monthly themes and the topic of the service. He also works closely with … read more.

Michael Parker
Choir Director

Michael is a graduate of the Shenandoah Conservatory of Music at Shenandoah University in Winchester, Virginia, where he majored in music composition with a double minor in piano and voice. He also completed additional bachelor studies in Modern European History and American History.  He was … read more.

Childcare Staff

Aline Harris (she/her)
Sylvan Linares
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Renee Pearcy (she/her)

At present, due to safety guidelines because of COVID-19, childcare is not available.  All children remain in Worship with their families throughout the service.  .