Kerry Taylor, Board Treasurer

Treasurer

Kerry was born in Eugene, Oregon and raised across the river in Springfield as an avid Oregon Duck.  Her family was Baptist and her parents were active church leaders.  She earned a BA in Spanish and Psychology and a MA in Public Affairs at her beloved U of O. The majority of her working life…

Board

Trustee, Pledge Campaign Chair

Rick was born in Detroit in 1945 and grew up in the small town of New Baltimore, Michigan, where he lived one block from the Catholic church, one block from the Lutheran church, and one block from the Congregational church. He graduated from the University of Michigan having earned a BS in Engineering Physics and married Jo Anne…

Board Trustee

Trustee (Past President)

Alice moved to San Luis in 2010 with her husband, John Smigelski, after retiring from a position in higher education.  She has been a UU for more than 30 years and was an active member of the UU Congregation of Binghamton, NY before moving to SLO. Alice is currently completing her second 3-year term on…

Board Trustee

Nathan is a physicist who is passionate about advancing sustainable technologies related to the production and use of energy.  He grew up on the east coast and joined the Peace Corps after completing his Ph.D. in physics 2009.  Nathan lived and worked in Ghana over the next four years, where he met his partner Abigail. …

Corporate Secretary

Katy Ayer has been attending UU congregations (with interruptions) since she was a girl in Davis, CA in the 1970s. Katy has been a member of our congregation since the year 2000. She was previously an active member of the southern California UU congregations in Whittier and Fullerton.  Up until she was thirty, Katy was convinced…

Board Vice President

Vice President

Dawn lived in NJ and PA growing up. She was raised Presbyterian but she and her husband, Eric attended Congregational churches in the Bay Area and Columbus, OH. They discovered the UU fellowship when they moved to San Luis Obispo in 2004. Formerly the Retail Director at Hearst Castle, Dawn retired in 2020. She now…

Board President

Dave has lived in San Luis Obispo since 1975.  He has sung with the UU choir for over 25 years and signed the book as a member about 10 years ago. He was a member and chair of the Endowment Committee for 6 years. He grew up in Ohio and came to California to do…