Staff of KUUF

Rev. Jessica Star Rockers


Email: Rev. Jessica Star Rockers 

Phone: 360-377-4724 x. 2

Rev. Jessica is our new minister at KUUF. She graduated in 2018 from Meadville Lombard Theological School. Jessica comes to us with a focus on shared ministry and her belief that we all play an important part in the ministry of our congregation. Jessica has served as an intern minister at both Eagle Harbor Congregational Church on Bainbridge Island, WA and at Shoreline UU Church in Shoreline, WA. She has worked as a trauma chaplain at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, WA. Jessica has also been recently nominated to the UUA Commission on Social Witness. In her spare time, she is an avid knitter and hiker. She lives with her spouse and child.

Jenell DeMatteo

RE Associate

Email: Jenell DeMatteo

Phone: 360-821-9822

A life long Unitarian, Jenell has worked with youth for most of her career through Girl Scouts, Camp Directing, and the Schooner Adventuress Tall Ship. In addition, she has worked in the field of Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities providing education and advocacy for families and self-advocates, most recently she worked as the Housing and Homeless Services Manager for a local nonprofit. Currently, she is back with the Girl Scouts. She has a degree in Social Work from Ohio State University and an M.S. from Antioch. She loves to travel, gardening, friends, antiquing, art and playing guitar. Each year she sponsors a toy drive for children with special needs.

Brenda Johnson

Childcare Coordinator

Jennifer Ingalls

Parish Nurse

Email: Jennifer Ingalls

Phone: (916) 223-6880

Jennifer is a Registered Nurse with a Master of Science in Nursing.

Her background includes Oncology, Nursing Education, Vascular Access, Infusion Therapy, and Volunteer work in breastfeeding medicine, Maternal/child, School nursing, and Summer camp nursing.

For the Parish Nurse Pamphlet click here

Mike Menefee

Music Director

Email: Mike Menefee

Mike is a teacher in the Central Kitsap School District and holds a Master’s Degree in Education.

Mike also directs the West Sound Men’s Chorus where he has been at the helm for more than 20 years. He enjoys arranging music for both groups.

He and his wife Carol live in Silverdale.

Brian Kenny


Tanesha Smith

Congregational Administrator

Email: Tanesha Smith

Phone: 360-377-4724 ext 1

Mailing: PO Box 2015. Bremerton, WA 98310

Joey Witherspoon

Administrative Assistant