Our Minister and Staff
Rev. Lisa Bovee-Kemper is a graduate of Andover Newton Theological School (MDiv, Worship, Theology and the Arts) and Oberlin College (BA, History) and has served as both a parish minister and a hospital chaplain. Most recently, she has served the UU Congregation of Asheville for seven … read more.
Kathleen Anderson came to GUUF in 2012. Her long experience with children as an elementary teacher, her work with adults as a leadership coach and writing facilitator and her lifelong engagement with spirituality prepared her well for her role as our Director of Lifespan Religious … read more.
Laura has been a UU and member of GUUF for over 20 years. She and her husband Damon were married at the Fellowship by Reverend Jennifer Slade. Their daughters Sarah and Mary are lifelong UU’s having been brought up here. Laura has been an active … read more.
Stephanie has been married to her husband, Lawrence, for 20 years, and has three grown-up children. Originally from Birmingham, England, she moved to Michigan in 2005 and then migrated to our warmer climate in 2009.
Randall has a painting and carpentry business and is glad to have part of his week occupied at GUUF. He is married and his wife found us because she wants to go to a renaissance faire!
Dr. Christian Elser is our music director.
He is the co-founder of GLOW Lyric Theatre in Greenville, SC where he serves as its General Director and resident Music Director/conductor. He is also Associate Professor of Music at Presbyterian College in Clinton, SC, where he serves … read more.