Who are we?

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Linda Hill, Behavior and Education Consultant

Linda Hill serves as a religious educator at the Mountain Vista Unitarian Universalist Congregation and works full time as a special education director. Her passion is radical inclusion and universal design. Linda has worked as a consultant with families, schools, and churches to advocate and educate about including people who are typically pushed to the margins of society. In addition to her professional work in this area, Linda is also a caregiver for two developmentally disabled adults who live in her home.  Linda believes community is about creating space for all of us. She is happy to consult with your program or business to help bring the concepts of universal design and radical inclusion to life for your organization.  Contact linda@austin-hill.com

 

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Starr Austin, Faith and Family Specialist

Starr Austin is a writer, storyteller, preacher, and religious educator. After serving Unitarian Universalist congregations for over 7 years, Starr has taken her ministry into her work as a consultant; working with families, churches, and other organizations to create environments with multiple entry points for inclusion, radical hospitality, and affirming welcoming practices. Starr holds a B.A. in Family Ministry, with disciplines in human development and cultural studies, and is a credentialed religious educator with the Unitarian Universalist Association. She continues to learn from her partner and children how to better live into her values and walk her talk. Starr blends her academic, professional, and experiential arenas to provide workshops, worship services, and speaking engagements which are relatable, funny, and promote a shared sense of vulnerability to get at the heart of what we are trying to do – create a more just and loving world.                    Contact Starr@austin-hill.com