Director of Membership and Administration

Church Administrator, Lea SmithLea 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.  Lea maintains the church’s financial records, oversees office management, church publications, building use, and facility maintenance, provides administrative support to the minister, staff and volunteers, and helps congregants and newcomers connect with the ministries and service opportunities that will be most meaningful to them.

Lea was born and raised in California where she received her bachelor’s degree in Anthropology and Journalism, and she taught special education in middle and high school before moving to NH in 1996. Lea lives with her husband, teenage son, sometimes her college-aged daughter, and two dogs in the tiny rural village of Hill, NH, where they enjoy organic gardening, yoga, hiking, swimming, and biking. She is passionate about reproductive justice and environmental issues.