Staff

We are fortunate to have a full-time Minister, a Minister Emerita, and three part time staff members.


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Rev. Jessica Rodela is our Minister and leader of our staff team. View her welcoming message and description of her background.
Email: minister@grandriverunitarian.ca


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Rev. Anne Treadwell is our Minister Emerita honoring the 6 years that she served as our minister and formalizing her continuing spiritual relationship with the congregation.  View a description of her background.
Email: annetreadwell@grandriverunitarian.ca


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Julie Taylor is the director of our children’s programming, (DRE). Julie works with our Children’s Religious Education Committee to create excellent programming for children and youth.
Email: dre@grandriverunitarian.ca


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Stephen Preece is our music director. Working with the Minister and the Music Committee, he plans the music and plays the piano for our Sunday services. He also arranges for occasional guest musicians.
Email: music@grandriverunitarian.ca


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Sharon Watson works as our office administrator. Among her many tasks, she responds to inquiries, passes along phone messages, keeps track of room bookings and puts together the order of service each Sunday. Sharon also serves as our bookkeeper and works closely with the Treasurer.
Email: admin@grandriverunitarian.ca