Program Circles

There are seven program circles that hold each of the active committees of the church. Each circle has a volunteer Circle Coordinator who works with and supports the committee chairs. These Circle Coordinators report to and are supported by a paid staff member.


Communications-Lisa Heckler

The Communication Circle holds the Touchstone, News and Notes, promotions, media releases, CAUUC, denominational relations, and announcements. Please contact Lisa for more information at


Community-Mary Getty

The Community Circle holds Membership, Care Shawl and Caring Circle, Hospitality, Women’s Alliance and Play Reading. Please contact Mary for more information at


House and Garden-Diane Barnes

The House and Garden Circle holds buildings, grounds, gardens, and use of space. For more information please contact Diane at


Growth and Learning-Wendy Hainey

The Growth and Learning Circle holds children’s RE, Youth RE, adult RE and programs, Spirituality on Tap, and the Non- Fiction Book club. For more information contact Wendy at


Social Justice-Tracey Olson

The Social Justice Circle holds the Animal Ministry, Black Lives Matter, Green Sanctuary,  and Welcoming CongregationCommittees. In addition, we have a Direct Service/Action Committee that includes clinic escorts and PADS volunteers. Our community partners are Unitarian Universalist Advocacy Network of Illinois(UUANI), DuPage United, Unitarian Universalist Prison Ministry of Illinois (UUPMI), and YaYA Justice. 

For more information please contact Tracey at

Stewardship-Ron Solberg

The Stewardship Circle holds the finance committee, fundraising committee, and the pledge drive and supports the treasurer. For further information about this circle, please contact Ron Solberg at


Worship-Linda Rio Reichmann

The Worship circle holds Sunday services, worship arts, flowers, lay worship, and music. The worship circle is always looking for volunteers for lay lead services and worship leaders, please contact Linda at for more information.