Key Contacts


Reverend Sam Teitel

Church Staff

Director of Children's Ministry, Cindy Sakaan
Music Director, Dr. Charles A. Schulz (Chuck)
Pianist, Debbie Heath
Office Manager, Julia Archer
Bookkeeper, Kyle McGowan
Church Sexton, David Ford

Board of Trustees 2017-2018

President, Susan Crenshaw
Vice-President, Vickie Clark
Secretary, John Gemmill
Treasurer, Philip Oliphant

Board Members

Lenal Anderson, Pam Branham, Paul Cook, Sandy Kozik, Mimsy Conaway, Jay Martin, Jamie Naylor, Julia Hencel

Nominating Committee

Matt Holladay, Lana Wallace, T. Leigh Starns


First Unitarian Church of the River
292 Virginia Avenue West
Memphis, TN 38103

Phone: 901.526.8631

Fax: 901.526.8632

Church Office Email:

Mailing Address

First Unitarian Church of the River
P.O. Box 683
Memphis, TN 38101


Church Office: 9:00 AM-3:00 PM, Monday through Thursday
Worship Service: Sunday, 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Sunday School (Preschool-12): 11:00 AM-12:00 PM, September through June
For additional specific event, class and meeting times, please refer to our church calendar.