Reverend Emily Manvel Leite

The Reverend Emily Manvel Leite, Minister of Story and Ritual

Reverend Emily Manvel Leite served as our Minister of Religious Education from 2008-2021. She took on the additional role of Minister of Congregational Life in 2020. In July 2021, she began a new part-time position as our Minister of Story and Ritual.

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.

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.