Connecting the Beloved Community

Our Professional Team

We are a dynamic team of talented professionals with a wide range of skills and experience. We love what we do, and we do it with passion. We look forward to working with you.

Inspired by the Vision and Mission of BridgesUU, as a team and in collaboration with the Vision & Mission Team and Policy Team, we are responsible for the day to day.

AJ Blackwood

Pastor, Bridges Executive Director

Gordon Clay-Bailey

Pastor, Las Vegas

Jen Simon

Pastor, The Mountain Top

Angela Henderson

Spiritual Care Coordinator

Mateo Friske

Music Arts Coordinator

Paul Ermisch

Media Arts Coordinator

Lisa Bailey

Progressive Interfaith Coordinator


LifeSpan Coordinator


Young Adult Coordinator

Denard Thomas

Youth Advisor

Brandi Groven


Eric Moon