Office Administrator, Alisa Gould Sugden
Alisa has been the Office Administrator at UUCB since 2000. She was raised Unitarian by parents who helped found the UU Church in Davis. She delights in clarity and order, cats, living in CoHousing, farmer’s markets, walking with friends and family in the East Bay and in Southeast England, and singing in the Women’s Antique Vocal Ensemble (WAVE).
Alisa provides general administrative functions for the office. She oversees the maintenance of the office space and informational areas. She provides administrative support to various leaders and standing committees. She maintains the database, and oversees the maintenance of the office equipment and supplies, and the system for administrative volunteers.
Scheduling Coordinator, Lissa Roos Parker
Lissa is originally from Wyandotte, Michigan, a suburb of Detroit, and has lived in the San Francisco Bay Area for more than 20 years. After receiving her bachelor’s degree, she had several “mini-careers,” including curatorial secretary at major art museums (Chicago, Los Angeles, Detroit), administrative assistant and secretary to the dean at UC Berkeley (Schools of Public Health and Social Welfare), and writer of major donor correspondence for the chancellor (Donor Stewardship, University Relations, UCB). Currently Lissa is semi-retired, continues as a longtime congregation member and choral musician at her Episcopal church in Pinole, and enjoys down time at home with her books. laptop, and kitty (Isadora Duncat, or Izzy for short). Lissa loves animals, singing, Bollywood movies, and watching Downton Abbey.