Our Elected Leaders
Each year the members in good standing elect officers and directors to carry out the church’s program.
Ellie Fetterly, Director – I am a longtime member of CVUU and have served on many committees over the years including Stewardship and the Communication Committee. I have helped plan many fundraisers for the congregation, including last year’s New Year’s Eve gala.
Suzanne Miles, Director – I have been a board member for the past year and a CVUU member for many years.
Martha Shore, Director – I have been a member for many years, served on the Committee on Ministry and several other committees.
I grew up in Fairfax County, Virginia, and was a news editor covering environmental news, global development, and science and technology for Futurist magazine. I moved to Norfolk to begin my current job as technical editor for the Navy. I have written and edited promotional material for … read more.
I became a regular at Coastal Virginia Unitarian Universalists (CVUU) in December of 2018. In the Spring of 2019, I officially joined the congregation with my parents Mikeal and Patricia Marlow. To demonstrate my commitment I immediately joined auxiliaries and committees. I served on the coffee crew briefly, before … read more.
Tracy Navarra Davis, Director – A cradle UU from Berkeley, California, I joined UUSS in Sacramento as a young adult when my daughter was born. I served on the UUSS Board of Trustees and sponsored monthly family-friendly full moon groups with alternating arts/crafts events and drumming … read more.
Ken Saucer, Secretary – I am a longtime Portsmouth resident and began attending UCN in 2012. I became a member in 2013 and served for two years on the Committee on Ministries. I attended the Southern UU Leadership Experience (SUULE) in 2017 and served as a … read more.
Steve Ciganek – I’ve been a member of CVUU for 22 years. My wife is a member, and our son Sam was dedicated at the church. I’ve held a variety of leadership positions in the congregation. I served a full term as a Director on … read more.
In July 2018, I began my first term as President of Coastal Virginia Unitarian Universalists, just in time to move into our delightful new CVUU home. My second term ends June 30, 2020. During these two years, we at CVUU have grown into our building, … read more.
Mark Pryor, Treasurer – I am a native of Northern Virginia, where I attended George Mason University, receiving a degree in Accounting. I worked for a regional CPA firm out of Tyson’s Corner, VA until I met my wife, Lindsay, and moved to Chesapeake, VA. … read more.
Eric Sullivan, Financial Secretary – I have been active in CVUU for four years, and most recently chaired the FY21 Stewardship Committee, which completed a successful campaign under challenging circumstances. This past year I also focused on our new building’s Exterior Systems Committee in collaboration … read more.