The ASUUC bylaws were recently changed to no longer require a list of committees of the congregation.  However, those committees had been appointed by the board and so they still exist until they are changed by the board, which is gradually happening.  

Finance (Eleanor Allen, Harriet McMillan, Robert South)  Exists only when doing the annual budget or accounting review

Building and Grounds

(Till Fritzsching, Rebecca Carr, Robert South, Warren Allen, Harriet McMillan, Joanne Harter)


Religious Education (Frances Mercer)

isn't formally meeting, though Frances consults with parents and activities are being planned and engaged in.  See the Weekly Post and Newsletter.


(Eleanor Allen, Sarah O'Connell, Frances Mercer, Joanne Harter, Robert South, Harriet McMillan, Marty Pelham, Catherine Burns)

--Has taken over the function of Art and Altar

Outreach (formerly Membership)

(Catherine Burns, Harriet McMillan, Warren Allen, Louisa Cartier, April Huff, Robert South, Marty Pelham)
--Has taken over the functions of Membership, Publicity, Ushers and Hospitality, and Adult Programs

--Will probably also run the Canvass


Social Action (Social Justice Page)
--is largely moribund

--Shannon Starkweather Burke has been

appointed the point of contact


Denominational Affairs
--will be handled directly by the board

The following committees are directly responsible to the congregation

Memorial Garden (Veronica Hartman, Catherine Burns, Anita Lee)

--controls separate memorial garden fund

--maintains memorial garden

Nominations Committee

(Kelly Sackheim, Wendy Wynn, and Sarah O'Connell)

--Elected by congregation at annual meeting rather than appointed by board of trustees

--Nominates candidates for congregation elected officers, trustees and nominations committee

Board of Trustees

--Consists of Treasurer (Eleanor Allen) Vice President (Robert South) Secretary(Pat Sutherland) Trustee (Rebecca Carr) Trustee (Joanne Harter), President (Heather Winn) Trustee Shannon Starkweather-Burke, and Trustee Catherine Burns)

--Elected by Congregation at Annual Meeting