• Rev. Dr. Elaine Strawn

    Minister

    Our minister,  Elaine Strawn, has been at the UUFWC since 1996.  In her previous lives she has served as a United Methodist minister (and the daughter of one), a mediator with a fair housing agency, staff development person for a Planned Parenthood affiliate, and on the staff at the UU Church of Akron. A graduate … Continued

  • Chelsea Churpek

    Director of Religious Education

    Chelsea has been the Director of Religious Education at the UUFWC since April 2015. She holds a Masters of Social Work from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with an emphasis on child welfare and development. Her career in social work has spanned the country allowing her to work with families and diverse … Continued

  • Dawn Frank

    Youth & Campus Ministries Coordinator

    I grew up an hour north of Wayne County, and began to call this area home following my graduation from the College of Wooster. My time at the College was challenging and transformative; it strengthened my desire to be a lifelong learner, and prepared me to share this desire with others. I dedicated the first … Continued

  • Karen Skubik

    Membership Coordinator

    Karen joined the UUFWC in 1998 so her young children could explore a range of religious ideas and values.  She has participated in most aspects of the fellowship from Adopt-A-Highway litter pick-ups and teaching religious education to serving as a member of our building committee and as president of the board of directors.   In deciding … Continued

  • Sharon Delgadillo

    Music Director

    Sharon began attending the UU in 2001 and immediately realized that she found “home.”  In 2002, she was hired as the church accompanist and then as Music Director in 2014.  She is one of the founders of the Madrigal Feaste, an annual fundraiser that brings food and entertainment to a Middle Age King’s Court.  It … Continued

  • Anne Wilson

    Congregational Administrator

    Anne and her husband Jay started attending the UUFWC in the late 1990s.  In 1999, she volunteered to help with the bookkeeping and was eventually paid as the administrator in the mid-2000s.  With the minister, she serves on the Executive Team managing the day to day function of the fellowship.