All Staff Members

Rev. Lara Hoke


The Rev. Lara Hoke is a life-long Unitarian Universalist and was ordained to UU ministry on March 30, 2008. She began her settled ministry at First Church Unitarian in Littleton on August 1, 2018. Lara serves the UU Ministers Association as a Good Officer. Before becoming a parish minister, Lara did a year-long, full-time chaplain… Read More »

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Molly Lozeau

Organist and Music Director

Molly became the Music Director of FCU in December of 2013. She provides solo piano and organ music as well as directing the mixed choir in weekly rehearsals and services. For nearly six years before she came to us, Molly played piano and organ at Arlington Street Church in Boston for the chorus and weekly… Read More »

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Thea Shapiro

Director of Religious Education

Thea Shapiro started as the First Church Unitarian’s Director of Religious Education on August 1, 2021. Previously, Thea served as DRE at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation in Andover for 17 years. During her tenure there, she led the Our Whole Lives programs for both elementary age children and junior high school youth, as well as… Read More »

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Bllu Catalano

Church Office Administrator

Bllu Catalano will begin as our new Church Office Administrator the week of October 25th! Bllu is a natural organizer who has worked in project management for thirty years. If it needs organizing, call on Bllu! (Yes, she is a Marie Kondo fan.) Bllu has been a UU for her adult life and has held… Read More »

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Dana Busa

Facility Manager

We’re so pleased that Dana Busa began as our new Facility Manager (Sexton) on May 17, 2022. Dana comes to us with over 35 years of experience in carpentry and general maintenance. His employment experiences include a variety of property management firms and one church. Dana is a graduate of Shawsheen Valley Vocational and Technical… Read More »

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