Leadership Council

Board of Trustees and Leadership Council

2018 Board of Trustees: President Dan Maynard, Vice President Lesia Batchynsky , Secretary Nancy Cody, Treasurer Greg Edwards, Members at Large: Deb Otis, Greg Dening and Chris Janson

Our Pledge: Recognizing God as our Infinite Source and Power, we, the servant leaders of Unity Spiritual Center of Lansing, are anchored in the spiritual practices of meditation, tithing and visioning. Thank you, God, for the opportunity to love and to serve!


Ministry Teams

  1. Spiritual Growth and Development Team:  Chrissie Shearer & Rebecca Jamros 

    1. Mission:  To provide spiritual growth and development classes, seminars, activities and resources that support participants’ spiritual awakening to their oneness with God, each other, and all creation.

  2. Youth and Family Ministry Team:  Casey Miller -

    1. Mission:  Rooted in love, joy, integrity and Unity Principles, we strive to provide a safe and respectful environment that enables today's youth to become tomorrow's world changers

  3. Outreach Team and Social Activities Team: Peggy Higginbotham 

    a.  Mission:   To acknolwedge the interests of USCL and the community bu engaging with others in ways that advance the movement of shared spiritual awakening, incorporating Unity principles by creating oneness with God,e ach other, and all creation.     Sub Team:  Fellowship - Ron Shepherd (hosts a coffee and snack time following the Sunday Celebration Services.)    Message of Hope - Phyllis Jolly (distributes Unity material to hopsice, hospitals, etc.)

  4. Administration Team: Chris Clements 

    1. Mission:   The Administration Team’s mission is to provide effective administration support for the ministry and its mission.

  5. Facilities Research Team: Nan Podany 

    1. Mission:   Research and recommend a facility that will support the needs of our Mission Focused Ministry.. Currently they are exploring the feasibility of making our current building handicap accessible

  6. Celebration Service Team:  Jeff English 

    1. To create well planned celebration services that inspire and uplift, model Unity Principles, and include everyone