Covid-19 Info & Updates
Services are multiplatform (with both in-person and virtual participation available). Masks are required inside when in shared spaces. Masks are not required for small/medium groups who have come to a covenantal agreement. Click to learn more about our Gathering Plan and the overall UUS COVID response. Read more »
Minister & Staff
General contact information
Unitarian Universalist Society
2355 Oakdale Road
Coralville, IA 52241
- Sundays: 9 am to 12 pm
- Mondays: 10 am to 4 pm
- Tuesdays: 10 am to 4 pm
- Wednesdays: 10 am to 4 pm
- Thursdays: 12 pm to 4 pm
Various staff will be at the building during these hours, but may not be available for walk-in assistance. Contact staff directly to set up an appointment.
Rev. Diana Smith
Rev. Diana Smith moved to Iowa City and began her settled ministry at UUS in August 2020. Beginning a ministry in the midst of a pandemic, devastating storms, and uprisings is challenging, and yet she is delighted to be here and building a shared ministry with UUS. As UUS's minister, she is responsible for worship and pastoral care, coordinates with UUS's justice teams and public ministries, and serves as head of staff. Learn more
- For meetings by appointment
- Regular work days Sunday through Thursdays
Director of Congregational and Community Engagement
Peggy works with visitors and new members, oversees the rental program at UUS, helps with outreach and program development, and supports UUS groups. Learn more
- 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
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
Religious Education Coordinator
Anna is responsible for coordinating the planning and implementation of of our RE programming for children, youth, adults, and families during our interim period between Directors of Lifespan Religious Education (DLRE).
- Most Sundays during services.
- By appointment
Ruben handles custodial, maintenance, event setup and cleanup, and misc. caretaking duties for our facilities.
Contact the office if you have a request or question for Ruben.