Board of Directors / Board of Directors

Doni Mooberry Slough

Doni Mooberry Slough is financial adviser and owner of Mooberry Financial Management, LLC, a financial services business in Lawrence, Kansas. A graduate of the University of Kansas, Ms. Slough has a law degree, a Master’s degree in accounting and is securities and securities principle licensed. Her firm provides comprehensive financial …

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Member / Board of Directors, Social Responsibility Committee

Rev. Stephen R. Silver

Rev. Stephen Silver is the minister of the First Congregational Church of Lebanon, NH. He previously served as Affiliated Minister at Trinitarian Congregational Church in Concord, MA, and Chief Development and Stewardship Officer for the Episcopal Diocese of Massachusetts. Steve enjoyed two decades in educational advancement at leading institutions including …

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Darlene Sowell

Ms. Darlene Sowell is the President & CEO of Unleashing Potential, a CHHSM ministry in St. Louis, Missouri. Its mission is to close the opportunity gap of all children regardless of their race or economic circumstance. This is accomplished through early childhood education, school age and youth development programs. A …

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Member / Board of Directors, Investment Committee

Bryan A. Thomas

Mr. Bryan A. Thomas currently serves as a Vice President, Private Client Associate at Momentum Advisors, where he leads a team of wealth strategists and other advisors in cultivating solutions for high net worth clientele and institutional clients. Prior to him joining Momentum, Mr. Thomas worked as a Vice President …

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Board of Directors / Board of Directors

Noah Tabor

Noah Tabor is currently the Senior Government Relations Specialist and Iowa Office Lead at Frederikson & Byron, P.A., where he brings more than a decade of political and government relations experience to help clients navigate complex political and policy issues to achieve desired results. Committed to achieving client objectives in …

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The Rev. Dr. Bernard R. Wilson

The Rev. Dr. Bernard R. Wilson is the 35th Senior Minister of Norfield Congregational Church in Weston, CT. Dr. Wilson is a retired navy chaplain who served as The Assistant Chaplain of the Marine Corps, The Navy’s Northeast Regional Director of Religious Ministries, and a Chaplain Corps Assignment Officer. He received numerous …

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Member / Board of Directors, Social Responsibility Committee

Wade Zick

Mr. Wade Zick has spent over 25 years in youth and Outdoor Ministries leadership and currently serves as the Managing Director for Pilgrim Firs Camp and Conference Center in Port Orchard, WA. He received a BA in Religious Education from the Reformed Bible College and an MA in Education from …

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President & CEO / Investment Committee, Staff

The Rev. Dr. Charles C. Buck

Charles Buck has been President and CEO of UCF since March 2019. He is an ordained minister of the United Church of Christ, having served as pastor in Northern California and Hawai`i, as well as conference minister in Hawai`i and New Hampshire. Prior to joining UCF, Charles was a member …

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Director, Responsible Investing / Staff

Matthew Illian

Matthew joined UCF in 2020 as the Director of Responsible Investing. He has extensive experience working with philanthropic organizations and other values-based investors in designing investment strategies that achieve both financial and mission-aligned impact. Matthew is a CFP® professional. He did his undergraduate work at the University of Virginia, where he …

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Vice President, Institutional Relationships / Staff

Matthew W. Wagner

Matt joined United Church Funds (UCF) in February 2013 as the Investor Development Associate, and currently serves as the Vice President, Institutional Relationships. His role within UCF has expanded to include providing executive leadership to Institutional Relationship and Client Service efforts, while developing and executing strategic initiatives to help grow …

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