Alison has been our pastor since May of 2012. She received her Master of Divinity from Chicago Theological Seminary in 1999 and was ordained in 2000. Alison has particular expertise in developing all-ages worship services, leading retreats, and pastoral care. She is frequently invited to serve on UCC Connecticut Conference committees, preaches at wider church events, and has co-led youth and children camp weeks at Silver Lake Conference Center in Sharon, CT since 2010. Alison is a contributor to the UCC Daily Devotionals series. She lives with her family in Jesup House, our historic manse on the church grounds.