Mission Statement

The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Elkhart is a welcoming community encouraging religious freedom, nurturing individual spiritual and ethical growth, celebrating diversity, and promoting a just and sustainable world.

Board of Trustees

July 2019-June 2020

The members of the Board of Trustees are elected at our annual congregational meeting in May. They meet at 6 p.m. on the second Wednesdays of each month. The meetings are open for all to attend.

Terry Mark, president, is enjoying his ongoing spiritual journey as a theist who is open to the beliefs of other world religions.

Katrina Wilson, president-elect.

Ron Gill, secretary, is the long-time editor of the weekly update email and a former board president.

Ken Clayborn, treasurer, retired after 35 years at Miles/Bayer in various management positions. He and his wife, Joan, have been a members of UUFE for 15 years. He is a past president of the fellowship.

Lorna Lane, trustee (3-year term ending in 2020), is the current lead of our CUUPs (Covenant Unitarian Universalist Pagans) chapter, a member for 14 years, as well as a member if the Worship & Arts Committee and a teacher in our religious enrichment program.

Susie Meeks-Wade, trustee (3-year term ending in 2021), has been a member since 2017. She is the chair of the Social Justice Committee.

Carl Rust, trustee (3-year term ending in 2022), has been a member since 2018. He retired after 30 years as a educator. Carl serves on the Religious Education Committee. He is a musician, a writer, and a budding naturalist.

Mary Adams, trustee (1-year term ending in 2020), is a retired clinical social worker, with active membership participation during the 1970s and current membership for four years. She serves on the Endowment Committee, Communications Committee and is spearheading Our Learning Center project. She is interested in community small group development.