Unity Leaders

Unity World Headquarters at Unity Village (UWH) serves spiritual seekers and Unity constituents through prayer support, publications, retreats and events, and online resources. Unity Worldwide Ministries (UWM) supports Unity ministers, leaders, and Unity spiritual communities with leading-edge education, consultation, and resources.

Rev. Donna Johnson

President and Chief Executive Officer

Donna, ordained in 1996, served 16 successful years as a field minister including the past 13 years as the senior minister at Unity of Fairfax in Northern Virginia which has been a participant in the Transformation Experience Pilot Program and the Unity Identity Program (branding). She was a Unity Worldwide Ministries Board member for five (5) years and a member of the joint Integration Team with Unity School representatives.

She has served on the Admissions Team, Church Growth and Development Team, Credential Leaders and Ministry Review Team (CLMRT), Gifts and Grants Team and the Future Trends Team. Donna is pleased and honored to be serving our Unity movement and has great hope for a stronger Unity.


Rev. Deborah Frownfelter

Executive Director of Education

Ordained 2006

Deborah is an ordained Unity minister (2006) and licensed Unity teacher. She oversees programs and services involving spiritual education for all ages, including including Unity Worldwide Spiritual Institute, credentialing services, leadership development, and worldwide support. Deborah is responsible for the development of UWM's Leadership Guides.

Prior to ministry, Deborah's career included education, counseling, management, corporate training, organizational development, leadership development, coaching and consulting. Most recently she worked with the Center for Leadership Development at the Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and College of Medicine.

Rev. Kristen Preud'homme

Executive Director of Communications and Technology

Kristen is responsible for leading Unity Worldwide Ministries': communications, media, marketing, events, development and the Unity Identity Program.

Kristen has been involved in Unity since 1988 and began working at our home office in June 2006. Prior to being promoted to Executive Director of Communications and Technology, she served as Member Services Coordinator and Director of Communications. Kristen holds a B.S. in communications and media from College of the Ozarks and post-graduate studies from the University of Nevada Las Vegas. She is a graduate of Unity Institute's ministerial education program. Before joining our home office, Kristen spent several years in management, marketing and magazine publishing. She loves spending time with her son Kody, dancing and spending time with friends and family.

Favorite quote: "You are the light of the world. A city built on a hill cannot be hidden. No one after lighting a lamp puts it under the bushel basket, but on the lamp stand, and it gives light to all in the house." Matt 5:14-15

Rev. Bruce Verkruyse

COO/CFO/Vice President of Administration and Finance

Rev Bruce Verkruyse (ordained 2013) is responsible for oversight of the fiscal affairs of UWM, including benefit offerings for members, the physical plant and inventory management. Bruce offers consulting to spiritual communities and ministers regarding a wide range of financial considerations. Bruce has a Master's Degree in Business Administration and many years of service in Unity.

Full list of UWM Home Office Staff