The Rev. Cynthia Frado
Interim Minister

  We are pleased to announce that The Rev. Cynthia Frado has accepted the position of Interim Minister for our UU Society. Cindy is excited to join us as she is a resident of Amherst and an admirer of our Society. She comes to us with a deep background in ministry. Here is a brief … Continued


Judy Mitrolka
Congregational Administrator

Office Hours 10:00 a.m. — 2:00 p.m. Monday through Friday (September to mid-June) There are reduced office hours in the summer. Please call to speak to the Office Administrator  – – 413-253-2848.


Jacy Armenti
Preschool RE Teacher

Jacy Armenti is currently the Preschool RE teacher at the Unitarian Universalist Society of Amherst and has been for the past six years. In addition to teaching and designing curriculum for infants, toddlers and preschoolers, she also assists with the Elementary RE, OWL and summer programs. Jacy is an experienced teacher and has worked with … Continued

Brenda Miller
Music Director

Brenda has been with the UUSA since 2014. Before that she was Organist, Pianist and Chancel Choir Director at the First Congregational Church of Sunderland, MA. Ms Miller has a Master’s Degree in Piano Performance from the New England Conservatory and many years of teaching and performing experience. She enjoys playing, singing and directing many … Continued

Rebecca Fricke
Director of Religious Education

Rebecca Fricke has been part of the UUSA congregation since 2002 and Interim Director of Religious Education in 2007 and again starting in 2015. She has a Masters Degree in Elementary Education and is currently working on her Associates DRE Certification. So far she has taken a class on the Philosophy of Religious Education and … Continued