Rev. Debra Thorne

Debra is a Unitarian minister currently serving the Beacon congregation in New Westminster, B.C.

Debra has been a member of the Unitarian Church of Vancouver since 1991 and before that was associated with the Regina Fellowship while at university in the 80s. She has served on various church committees, and as a lay chaplain, and facilitated trainings for lay chaplains, as well as being part of the national LC committee.

She worked in the arts as an actor, director and teacher for thirty years, most recently in the position of senior instructor in the Acting Department of the Vancouver Film School.

Debra wants to be part of a strong informed team who find the most committed and passionate Unitarians to fill the CUC Board vacancies.