Rev. Don Rollins
Interim Minister

Office Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Please call the UUC office at 540-552-9716 to schedule an appointment. Monday is his day off.
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Rev. Don has spent time in short-term and interim ministries, interspersed with stints in education, music and social work. He began as our interim minister on August 1, 2016.


Lisa Evanylo - Administrator Lisa Evanylo

Office Hours: Monday 9 a.m.-12 p.m.; Friday 1-4 p.m.
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Lisa is a past-president of UUC and has served as Administrator since 1994.


Karen Hager - Director of Religious Education
Karen Hager
Director of Lifespan Faith Development
Office Hours: By appointment.
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Learn more about our Lifespan Faith Development Program.

Karen was appointed DLFD in 2010. Prior to moving to Blacksburg, she was an active member of a UU church in Cincinnati, Ohio.


Ella Kromin
Choir Director
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Ella joined the staff in  2012. Ella brings much experience as a choir director, a music teacher, and a voice and piano instructor.

Jared Gibbs - Pianist

Jared Gibbs
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Jared began playing for UUC in 2007. He teaches English at Virginia Tech.

Rachel Craine - LFD Assistant

Rachel Craine
Lifespan Faith Development Assistant
Office Hours: By appointment.
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Learn more about our Lifespan Faith Development Program.

Rachel has been involved with religious education at UUC since 2005 and has an extensive background in working with children. She also teaches science at Christiansburg High School.


Minister Emerita, Rev. Christine Brownlie