Director of Music & Arts
Drop-by office hours: Mondays, 8:30 a.m.-noon;
Tuesdays, 9-11 a.m.
UUCF’s new Director of Music & Arts Laura Weiss joined UUCF in August 2016.
Laura grew up near Baltimore but spent the last 17 years in New England. She holds a bachelor’s in music and a master’s in education from the Center for Creative Teaching at Bennington College in Vermont. She is an Orff and Kodaly trained educator and has taught in numerous educational settings. She has also served as music director or conductor for artistic organizations throughout the United States. She has served various faith communities for more than 20 years. Laura is passionate about music and ministry and believes that music in worship should be relevant and intimately performed. She believes that it is through the arts that the deepest parts of our emotional and shared experiences can be felt. She feels a strong calling to serve the UUCF community.
Laura, her husband, Josiah, and their 5-year-old-daughter, Adia, live in Vienna, VA.