Staff Directory

First Unitarian’s offices are open Sunday-Thursday from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm. All First Unitarian Staff can be reached at 505-884-1801, where you can leave a message if they are not in the office. Email addresses are listed below.


The Rev. Angela Herrera, Senior Minister

The Rev. Bob LaVallee, Associate Minister:

Kristin Famula, Intern Minister:



Religious Education

Mia Noren, Director of Religious Education:

Alana Rodriguez, RE Assistant: and Youth Programs Coordinator:

Music & Worship

Susan Peck, Director of Music:

Justin Engel, Technical Arts Director:


Laira Magnusson, Director of Congregational Life: (on sabbatical February 20 – April 30, 2023)

Bryan Hackett, Director of Finance:

Jennifer Haack, Bookkeeper:

Tanya Kallan, Church Administrator:

Rick Held, Information Technology:


Miguel Perez, Director of Facilities:

Mark Fickler, Facilities Manager:

Staff Organization Chart