Reverend Emily Manvel Leite

The Reverend Emily Manvel Leite, Minister of Congregational Life & Religious Education

Reverend Emily Manvel Leite has been our Minister of Religious Education since 2008. She took on the additional role of Minister of Congregational Life in 2020.

Emily is a Transcendentalist Jewish Unitarian Universalist and storyteller who believes deeply in the transformative power of stories for all ages. She is a national trainer for the Spirit Play method of religious education and is currently enjoying her work supporting connections between families during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Outside of church, her interests include visible mending, bread baking, poetry, gardening, and hikes in the woods.

Reverend Leite can be reached via email here.