Rev. Margaret Weis, Minister

607-273-7521, ext. 22

minister@uuithaca.org

Rev. Margaret Weis is called to a ministry that is both pastoral and prophetic, where people are called to nurture themselves and each other, seek deeper understanding, and heal the world. Rev. Margaret began her ministry at First Unitarian Society of Ithaca in August of 2017. Prior to her ministry in Ithaca, Rev. Margaret served as the Developmental Minister at Bell Street Chapel in Providence, Rhode Island. Rev. Margaret has also served as the Ministerial Intern at First Parish of Watertown, Massachusetts, and as a Chaplain Resident at Yale-New Haven Hospital in Connecticut. Rev. Margaret is a graduate of Andover Newton Theological School, University of Massachusetts at Boston, and Springfield College.

Rev. Margaret was raised in the Unitarian Universalist church in North Andover, Massachusetts. Rev. Margaret and her wife, Susan, live in Freeville, New York with their two rescue dogs, Lela and Checkers.

 

 

Mark Pedersen, Sr. Congregational Administrator

607-273-7521 ext. 21

cadmin@uuithaca.org

 

 

Ann Stephenson, Director of Religious Education

607-273-7521, ext. 23

drefusit@gmail.com

 

Stephanie Ortolano, Music Director

607-708-8088

sortolano@gmail.com

 

 

Beth Pallace, Membership Coordinator

memcoord@uuithaca.org

 

 

Jennifer Lawrence Birnbaum, Adult Choir Director

fusitchoir@gmail.com

 

Loretta Heimbuch, Administrative Assistant

607-273-7521, ext. 28

adminasst@uuithaca.org

 

 

 

Katey Kingra, Religious Education Assistant

607-273-7521, ext. 23

reasst@uuithaca.org

 

 

 

Alexander (Sandy) Soule, Sexton

607-272-4475

 

 

Lauren Ponzoni, Bookkeeper

bookkeeper@uuithaca.org

 

 

Additional Staff

Meggan Conklin, Child Care Coordinator

(all church events and Sunday morning RE)

childcare@uuithaca.org