THE STAFF OF PLYMOUTH WELCOMES YOU!
Our staff members come from many backgrounds
and have extensive training and experience in ministry.
From experts on Celtic Christianity and
Christian Formation for children and youth
to backgrounds in sacred music, hospice,
and LGBTQ-affirming ministry...
our staff have resources and connections
for everyone (members and visitors alike) at Plymouth.
The Rev. Hal Chorpenning,
The REv. Dr. Marta Fioriti, Associate minister
Marta joined our clergy team in March of 2023. She loves the church! She is a pastor, podcaster, mama, and sacred spacemaker. She is an enthusiastic believer in the priesthood of all believers, helping people connect to their beloved community in the most authentic way. She is co-host of the podcast Jesus Has Left the Building, which you can find wherever you listen to podcasts! Marta most recently served as Pastor of Black Forest Community Church, UCC. Prior to that, she served as Minister for Faith Formation at the Broadmoor Community Church UCC and Director of Youth and Adult Ministries at First Congregational UCC, both in Colorado Springs. Marta is married to Roger Butts, a Unitarian Universalist minister. Together they have three children: Norah, Nicholas, and Nina, and two black labs: Gracie and Winnie! Pronouns: she/her. Reach Marta by calling church number (970) 482-9212 and dialing ext. 113; forwards to her cell phone, or dial directly 719-306-4037. Email Marta (at) plymouthucc.org
Marta's academic background:
West Virginia Wesleyan, BA Christian Education
Iliff School of Theology, MA in Spiritual and Pastoral Care
Iliff School of Theology, D.Min. Prophetic Leadership (2023)