Located in Denver, Colorado, the Mountain Desert District office is the hub of the District Services Program and serves as a source of information and a clearing house for communication among congregations, the MDD Board, Staff, and the UUA.
P.O. Box 567 Brighton, CO 80601
Office Phone: 303-756-1378
Our office hours are Monday – Friday, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm (Mountain Time).
We have an excellent voice messaging system to take your message in the event that we are away from the office. You are encouraged to either phone or e-mail the MDD Office or the District Executive to inquire about or arrange for services or to advise us of name, address, telephone, or e-mail changes that may affect the many reports and mailings that are generated from our database records.
The Mountain Desert District is served by UUA employed Congregational Life Staff and MDD employed local staff. UUA Congregational Life Staff in the Pacific Western Region serve MDD and three neighboring UUA districts: Pacific Central, Pacific Northwest and Pacific Southwest. Contact Melanie Buck, at MBuck@uua.org, or 303-756-1378, for your congregation’s contact.
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Melanie Buck has been the Mountain Desert District Administrator since 2001, and is responsible for the day to day tasks in the District office, District bookkeeping, Chalice Lighters mailing and database, as well as assisting other staff with their programs. She enjoys time with her husband, Chet and three children, Coltyn, Madisyn and Dylan.
Spirit QUUest Directorcampdirector@mdduua.org
Phone: (785) 250-3964
Beth Chronister, a life long UU from Kansas, is currently serving as the ministerial intern at First Universalist of Denver. Following graduation from Iliff School of Theology in June 2014, she will be working at First Unitarian Society of Denver as their ministerial resident. This summer, she is excited to be working as Camp Director for Spirit QUUest for the first time! Please get in contact with her with any questions about Spirit QUUest or the Iliff experience for UU students.
Spirit QUUest Director
Amanda works with Mountain Desert District and Pacific Northwest District on Events registrations.