The nominating committee is a committee of the board that recruits future board members. Once selected, the Nominating  Committee presents the candidates to the Congregation for a vote at the Annual Meeting in May.

Consider Joining Our Board!

The Nominating Committee for our church is in session! We will be opening up conversations with possible candidates in the upcoming weeks and months. This is an exciting time in our church, with building changes projected and a search for a new minister. If you are interested in knowing more about the Board or are […]

Current Members of the Nominating Committee are:

Becky Laster

When Becky joined First U in 1998 she enjoyed attending a Women’s Spirituality Group and Adult RE classes. She and her husband, Travis, volunteered to be Senior High Youth Group...

Richard Flanagan

Richard is married to Nancy Flanagan and they are the parents of boy-girl 24 year- old twins, Bailey and Davis. Richard and Nancy began attending First U 25+ years ago...

Edris Harrell

She served on the Connections Team, which planned social events for church families and multigenerational activities, and on the Member Engagement and Development Team.  She has assisted in planning the...

Leslie Dickerson

2 Year Term Leslie has been a member of First U for over 20 years. She was the co-chair, with Connie Cluff, of the team that brought Welcoming Congregation certification...

Debbi Zarek

Debbi was chair of CYRE for 2 years, the chair of our biannual auction in 2015 and 2017, and served as a co-chair of the 150 year Anniversary Celebration. She has...

Pat McGee

Pat began attending First U in 1998 at the invitation of a member and joined that same year with her partner Marilyn Hyte.  She recently served a three-year term on the Board...