Ministry

Rev. Michael Leuchtenberger, Senior Minister

michael@concorduu.org

Rev. Michael LeuchtenbergerRev. Michael Leuchtenberger began serving the Concord church in August 2010. The congregation ordained and installed him in October 2010 and he received final fellowship as a Unitarian Universalist minister in 2013. Michael was born in Bremen, Germany, and lived in the Black Forest and the Rhine Valley before spending the last two years of high school at the United World College of South East Asia in Singapore. Michael came to the U.S. for college and graduated from Brown University with a double major in Chemistry and Environmental Studies in 1992.  [More]


Rev. Lyn Marshall, Associate Minister

lyn@concorduu.org

Lyn found her call to ministry here in this congregation, where she has been a member since April 2000. She did a two-year internship here during her seminary training at Meadville Lombard Theological School and received her Master of Divinity in 2014. She spent a year as a full time intern minister at the Allen Avenue Unitarian Universalist Church in Portland, ME before returning to this church as a ministry assistant in 2015.  Lyn was ordained by this congregation in a joyful ceremony in May 2016.  [More]


Music

Rev. Michael Leuchtenberger, Interim Choir Director

michael@concorduu.org, see blurb above

Calvin Herst, Accompanist

calvin@concorduu.org

Acompanist, Calvin HerstCalvin joined the Concord UU staff in 2013. He has performed throughout northern New England as a collaborative pianist and has also appeared in concert at the Kennedy Center, the Philadelphia Academy of Music, and throughout the Peoples’ Republic of China. In 2015, he was honored to be the recipient of the Governor’s Arts Award in Education.He is the staff pianist for the Suncook Valley Chorale, and is the founding pianist of the Larksong Trio (with Peggo Horstmann Hodes, soprano, and Jennifer Yeaton-Parris, flute). [More]

 

Administration and Facilities

Lea Smith, Director of Membership and Administration

lea@concorduu.org

Lea has been our Congregational Administrator since 2006, and has been a member of our church since 2000. In 2019 she transitioned to Director of Membership and Administration (DMA.) As DMA, she provides collaborative leadership as we grow our capacity to welcome and integrate newcomers, help current members connect more deeply, and notice and reach out to members who are becoming less engaged. She manages our financial records, oversees communications, and provides support in the areas of properties and stewardship. [More]


 

 

 

Becky Bosse, Office Administrator

Becky@concorduu.org

Becky joined the staff in 2023. Becky was born and raised in Weymouth Massachusetts. She has been coming to New Hampshire for weekends and vacations since she was a child. She moved to New Hampshire permanently in 2020 to take care of her ailing parents. [More]


 

 

 

 


Agnes Sesay, Custodian

Agnes joined the staff in 2020.

Agnes came to the United States fourteen years ago by way of her fiancé (at the time), now husband, Peter. They were from the same town in Sierra Leone in West Africa. He came to Concord, and established work and living arrangements so that he could apply to have Agnes join him. [More]