Board of Directors
Rev. Laurie Bushbaum, Board Chair, has been a Unitarian Universalist minister in Prairie Star District for 25 years serving as Parish Minister, Minister of Religious Education and Consulting Minister. She and her husband have raised two teenagers whose lives have been blessed by the values, supportive framework for spiritual development and mentoring relationships of religious community. She is passionate about creating multi-generational experiences, and as a semi-professional artist, exploring the intersection between the arts and spiritual practice.
Christopher Kehew, Board Treasurer, is drawn to this project because of his interest in environmental issues and a desire to see youth connect with their natural surroundings. During his 15 years as a senior manager for healthcare, financial and technology services companies, Chris built positive, profitable customer relationships by creating the customer experience strategy, implementing the necessary infrastructure and managing the client facing teams.
Becky Myrick, Board Secretary, brings to the Fields her background as a United Church of Christ minister and her current work as a Holistic Health Practitioner. She is a member of White Bear Lake UU Church in Mahtomedi, Minnesota and sings there in the choir. Becky also brings to The Fields her lifelong passion for social justice work.
Bob Albrecht has been a member of First Universalist Church in Minneapolis for 17 years where he has served in a number of leadership roles including 5 years as Chair of the Membership Committee. As a Real Estate Broker with 30 years experience Bob is particularly attuned to the power and spirit of place.