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General contact information

Unitarian Universalist Society
2355 Oakdale Road
Coralville, IA 52241

319-337-3443
admin@uusic.org

Ministers

Rev. Diana Smith : Minister

Rev. Diana Smith

Minister

minister@uusic.org
319-337-3443

Rev. Diana began her ministry at UUS in the fall of 2020. Learn more

Rev. Lois Cole : Community Minister

Rev. Lois Cole

Community Minister

community.minister@uusic.org

Rev. Lois connects the congregation to her ministry as a hospital chaplain, and occasionally preaches, teaches, or provides other ministerial services to congregational members. Learn more

Available:

  • By appointment

Full-time Staff

Emma Barnum : Congregational Administrator

Emma Barnum

Congregational Administrator

admin@uusic.org
319-337-3443

Emma is responsible for the general management of the operational programs of the UUS office and facilities. Learn more

Available:

  • Monday through Thursday, 9 am to 2 pm
  • Most Sundays, 9 am to 2 pm- check ahead of time
  • By appointment
Peggy Garrigues : Director of Congregational Life

Peggy Garrigues

Director of Congregational Life

dcl@uusic.org
319-337-3443

Peggy works with visitors and new members, helps with outreach and program development, and supports UUS groups. Learn more

Summer Availability:
  • Tuesdays: 9:30 am to noon
  • Wednesdays: 1 to 4 pm
  • Thursdays: 9:30 am to noon, 1 to 4 pm
  • May be in the office Mondays or Fridays- check ahead of time
  • By Appointment
Jessica Zimmer : Director of Lifespan Religious Education

Jessica Zimmer

Director of Lifespan Religious Education

education@uusic.org
319-337-3443

Jessica oversees education programs and helps families connect at UUS. Learn more

Availability:

  • Tuesdays through Thursdays, 9 am to 2 pm
  • By appointment

Part-time Staff

TBA : Music Director

TBA

Music Director

music@uusic.org
319-337-3443

UUS is currently seeking a new Music Director.

Jeff Walberg : Publicity Coordinator

Jeff Walberg

Publicity Coordinator

publicity@uusic.org

Jeff chairs the Publicity Committee, which assists UUS groups in event promotions and manages all public-facing digital and print communications. Learn more

Available:

  • By appointment
Ron Wright : Building Steward

Ron Wright

Building Steward

Contact the Office

Available:

  • By appointment
Nik Jakob : Administrative Assistant

Nik Jakob

Administrative Assistant

admin.assistant@uusic.org
319-337-3443

Nik assists the Congregational Administrator. His main responsibilities are updating monitor announcements, creating orders of service, and record keeping. Learn more

  • Thursdays 11 am to 1 pm
  • Fridays 9 am to 2 pm
  • By appointment
Anna Rode : Childcare Coordinator/Nursery Supervisor

Anna Rode

Childcare Coordinator/Nursery Supervisor

nursery@uusic.org
319-337-3443

Available:

  • Most Sundays during services.
TBA : Accompanist

TBA

Accompanist

accompanist@uusic.org

UUS is currently seeking a new Accompanist.