Rev. Rock Fremont - Faith Representative
Rev. Rock Fremont is a spiritual director and ordained minister of the United Church of Christ, currently serving as Senior Pastor at Shepherd of the Hills UCC. Originally ordained in a uniting church in India, Pastor Rock has a passion for unity and inter-spirituality and is currently studying with a Roshi in the Diamond Sangha Zen Tradition. In the past, Rock has served in chaplaincy on Arizona’s Death Row and homeless populations, and brings a passion for lifting up those most vulnerable among us.
Dr. Elizabeth Ursic - Faith Representative
Dr. Elizabeth Ursic - Musician and professor of Religious Studies at MCC and holds an MD from Yale Divinity School & a PhD in Religious Studies from ASU. Her research focus is religion, gender and the arts and has a book, “Women, Ritual, and Power: Placing Female Imagery of God in Christian Worship.”