Our Elected Leaders
Each year the members in good standing elect officers and trustees to carry out the church’s program.
Allen Perry is a native of Norfolk VA. He has served in the United States Marine Corps and currently works for the City of Virginia Beach. He and his family have been attending UCN since 2006 and they became a members in 2008. He has … read more.
Jim was born in 1938 and grew up in Petersburg, Virginia. He attended Washington & Lee University, Lexington, VA, before transferring to the University of California, Berkeley, where he graduated in 1960, with a major in English literature. He served two years in the U. … read more.
Perry Duncan, a native of rural Missouri, was raised as a Southern Baptist, went through a decades-long period of agnosticism, and became a Unitarian Universalist in 1992. He was a psychology professor at Old Dominion University for 37 years, teaching courses in biological psychology and … read more.
April Meadows was born in southern California and raised all across the globe as part of her military family; eventually she arrived in Norfolk with her two children in October of 2013 and fell in love with this diverse and historical city. She discovered the … read more.
Leo Bevon took over this position after serving for three years as Treasurer of UCN. He has been a member of UCN since May of 2010 and a Unitarian since 1987. Leo is married to Anne Odell, who is a lifelong Unitarian. Leo retired from … read more.
Paul is a native of Pittsburgh, where he attended the University of Pittsburgh, receiving degrees in Accounting and the History of Art and Architecture. He also served in the Navy from 1987 to 1993, which brought him to Norfolk where he met his wife, Laura, … read more.
Gwen Berry Towe was born in Nuremberg, Germany into a large military family. Her family relocated approximately every three years; however, she graduated from high school in Oklahoma. She attended a local college, Cameron University. There she was an active participant in the ROTC program, … read more.
Mindy Squillace is a member of the Unitarian Church of Norfolk’s board of trustees.She grew up in Fort Myers, Florida. She is a former teacher and she now lives in Virginia Beach with her three sons.
In 1965, Ron arrived on one of the last passenger trains to Norfolk to complete his military service in the Navy at NOB as an electronics technician instructor. Ron completed his BS degree (Psychology) at ODU in 1971. Since then he has worked in Drug … read more.
Jenny Foss has been attending UCN since March 2014, and became a member in June 2014. She is the proud mother of two adult “kids”, Matt & Katie. She hails from Wisconsin and has lived in Hampton Roads since the early 90s. Jenny has been … read more.
Kevin St. George was born and raised just outside Boston MA in an Irish Catholic family. He went to Boston College as a history major, and later learned that a history degree was not the ticket to a promising career. He joined the Coast Guard … read more.