UnityCR Leadership

Reverend brenda ehret

A longtime UnityCR congregant, Rev. brenda received her ministerial education at Unity Institute in Lee’s Summit, Missouri. She was licensed by the school and ordained by Unity Worldwide Ministries in 2005. Rev. brenda has served our spiritual community since 2007. Her ministry passion is to awaken, enlighten and inspire through Sunday messages, teaching classes and spiritual counseling. Her ministry is about calling people to a higher consciousness.

Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees of Unity Center of Cedar RapidsĀ is dedicated to a consciousness of the highest and best good for UnityCR. Our leaders are deeply invested in sustainingĀ a spiritual community that is dedicated to Principle and to our mission. Our Board of Trustees is about the business of shared leadership. All congregants are welcome to attend monthly board meetings.

Laura Meade

Laura Meade

President

Kate Gregor

Kate Gregor

Vice President

Sally Miller

Sally Miller

Secretary

Vicki Genkinger

Vicki Genkinger

Prosperity Chair

Jim Greene

Jim Greene

Trustee

Lynda Black-Smith

Lynda Black-Smith

Trustee

Rev. brenda ehret

Rev. brenda ehret

Senior Minister

Licensed Unity Leaders

UnityCR is blessed to have three Licensed Unity Leaders in Janith Griffith (left), Susan Liddell (center) and Barb Buchanan (right). They are licensed by Unity Worldwide Ministries and the first in UnityCR’s history to achieve this distinction.

Each licensed leader has a specific passion and responsibility.  All licensed leaders serve on our spiritual care ministry team, providing spiritual support for congregants. Janith serves on Unity’s Great Lakes Regional Board and is an Enlightened Living facilitator.  Susan serves on the Cedar Rapids Inter-religious Council, supports our Ministry Team Leaders and is an Enlightened Living Facilitator. Barb serves on the Unity Worldwide Earth Care Team and monitors the care of our building.

For more information about the Licensed Unity Leader/Teacher program, see Unity Institute.