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Meet our Staff


Our Pastor of the last 13 years, The Reverend Gail Miller, has been called to a position at Trinitarian Congregational Church in Concord. As much as we will miss her, the Union Congregational Church wishes her well and prays for her success in her new assignment.  We have begun the process of finding an Interim Minister, and after that we begin the…

Carol Zaiatz

Carol has been our Office Administrator since December 2008. She lives in Groton with her husband, Peter, their two children, Katie and Marcus (as well a cat and two dogs). Prior to working here, she worked at the First Baptist Church in Littleton; Navigant Consulting in Burlington; and Arthur D. Little in Cambridge. Carol and her…

Tom Hanson

Tom became our sexton in 2010 and he keeps our church looking good, which isn’t always easy for an old historical building. Prior to working for the church, Tom worked for Breda Transportation building subway cars for the MBTA Green Line. He also worked at GenRad in Concord, MA. In his free time Tom enjoys…

Bernard Crane

Bernard received his Bachelor of Music degree from the Eastman School of Music, Rochester, NY, where he studied composition with Joseph Schwantner and Music Theory with Douglass Green. He is a Master’s degree recipient of the San Francisco Conservatory where he studied with Elinor Armer, Conrad Susa and David Conte. Through his many years as…

Mary Hanson

Mary has a background in art and design and she dabbles in all sorts of arts and crafts. Her day job involves computer work and typography so working on the church website was a natural fit.