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The Reverend Roberta Finkelstein

Worship, Pastoral Care, Small Group Ministry, Children’s Religious Exploration

Rev. Roberta will retire from First U effective August 1, 2019.  Rev. Roberta Finkelstein is a life-long Unitarian Universalist. She was raised in the Community Church of New York where...

Catherine Williamson

Catherine Williamson

Catherine Williamson joined the First Unitarian Church of Wilmington staff in July 2007 as the Director of Children & Youth Religious Exploration. With nearly 100 students under her care, Catherine...

Scott Ward

Scott Ward

Music, Adult Religious Education, Denominational Growth, Outreach Team, Library and Archives, Art Gallery

Scott Ward joined the staff as Music Director in 1991. In 1996, the Congregation honored him with the title of Honorary Minister of Music. Scott studied church music and classical...

Marina VanRenssen

Marina VanRenssen

Executive Team: Finance, Personnel, Building and Grounds, Rentals, Communications

Marina VanRenssen joined the staff as Business Manager in September 2007. She manages the business and finances of the office, supervises staff, and is the staff liaison for several executive...

ernie congo

Ernie Congo

Ernie works Monday – Friday mornings, coordinating the efforts of our building contractors, vendors and volunteers. Ernie is a former business owner specializing in safety, facilities, landscape contracting, new construction,...

Chrissy McCullin

Chrissy McCullin

Accounts Receivable, HR support, Order of Service, Office Support

Lenell Laws

Lenell Laws joined our staff in October 2017 as a Substitute Custodian.  He will fill in for the other custodians and provide additional custodial support as needed.

Tariq Thomas

Tariq joined First U as our evening custodian on December 17, 2018. He works at the Port of Wilmington during the day. As night custodian, Tariq sets up meeting rooms,...

Mohamed Konate

Mohamed “Momo” Konate joined our staff in September 2017 as our Weekend Custodian.  He will work most Sundays.