Ministry

Reverend Rick Davis

Reverend Rick Davis
Senior Minister

Reverend Richard R. Davis (“Rev. Rick”) became senior minister at UUCS in 1993. He was originally drawn to Unitarian Universalism through his interest in world religions, particularly Zen Buddhism that guides his daily meditation.The UU religious movement became his spiritual home, as it promotes free and responsible religious thought, and encompasses expressions that affirm his multi-faith … Continued

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Monica Jacobson
Intern Minister

Monica is in her third year of full-time study for a Master’s of Divinity at Meadville Lombard Theological School. The MDiv is the standard graduate degree required for ministers. During the two years as half-time Intern Minister at UUCS, she will be taking low-residency courses through Meadville Lombard and traveling to Chicago a few times … Continued


Operations

Sam Scales, Office Manager

Samantha Scales
Office Manager


Religious Exploration

Music

Aimee Larsen-Amend

Aimée Larsen-Amend
Director of Music

Aimée is a Salem-based director, musician and vocalist. She holds a Masters in Music from Western Oregon University and has been a performer in the Willamette Valley for over 25 years. Aimée has been overseeing the Music Ministry at UUCS as the Director of Music since 2014. Along with directing the UUCS Choir and music production for the … Continued

Sara Greenleaf-Seitz

Sara Greenleaf-Seitz

Sara is a classically trained pianist and teacher who believes the role of music in church is to uplift and occasionally transcend the impact of the spoken word. She hopes to add a level of artistry to the music program at UUCS that can help to enhance the many facets of our congregational life.