Emily Spisto joined First Parish as the Religious Education Assistant in October, 2023. With a background rooted in UU values, Emily draws from her experience growing up/working at Star Island, attending the Unitarian Universalist Church of Worcester, and learning from her family of RE Educators. She studied Psychology, Nutrition, and Leadership at the University of Rhode Island. Emily now provides executive support to leaders at the Broad Institute in Cambridge. She is passionate about fostering creativity and engaging with children, and is so glad to be a part of the First Parish community.