Contact

For general inquiries, please email OCCFSymposium@gmail.com

For inquiries about donating to or sponsoring the Symposium, please email Jeffery.Wolfe@gmail.com

For inquiries about Financial Aid, please email OCCFFinAid@gmail.com

To contact us or Register by US mail, please send your inquiry or check (made out to OCCF Symposium) to:
OCCF Symposium
C/O Byron Breese
PO Box 237
South Strafford, VT 05070

Registration will also be possible, on a space available basis, at the Symposium (we urge you to register on line or by mail to insure you can participate!)

Steering Committee

Rev Byron Breese, Chair

Rev Byron Breese, Chair

The Rev. Byron Breese, “contemplative Baptist,” Inter-faith advocate and activist, is the co-creator of OCCF and this year’s Steering Committee Chair.  He co-founded the Monmouth Center for World Religions and Ethical Thought, Lincroft, NJ, in 1994.   He has served local congregations in New Jersey and Vermont, has taught world religions – for Elmira College and the… Continue Reading

Jeff Wolfe

Jeff Wolfe

Jeff Wolfe: Fundamentally, Jeff works to disrupt and transform our world as required to solve the climate crisis. He has been active in energy and climate work since 1973, (during the first oil embargo), when he built his first solar collector. Since then, he has worked in large-scale building efficiency and small and large scale solar… Continue Reading

Hannah Morgan

Hannah Morgan

Hannah Morgan grew up in Vermont, and is currently based in Plainfield, VT. She has been involved in many forms of environmental and social justice organizing over the past several years as part of Occupy Wall St., Earth First!, The Tar Sands Blockade in Texas, Rising Tide Vermont, and as a supporter to Dine elders who… Continue Reading

Helen Wilson

Helen Wilson

I grew up on a 10-acre mini-farm, with 5 generations of extended family, on the “100-mile ridge” (an endless forested playground) in southeastern Pennsylvania. Natural settings always provided my spiritual grounding, complemented by my varied religious experiences, attending Quaker meetings, Lutheran, Episcopal and Unitarian-Universalist churches. Work experience included environmental labs, and mega-churches, and avocations in… Continue Reading

Margaret Gish

Margaret Gish

See below for video of Margaret Gish’s talks at the 1st OCCF Symposium Margaret Gish has been an environmental activist since 2010. She was a part of the first group of youth to be trained by Al Gore’s organization, the Climate Reality project to give presentations about climate change.  Since 2010 she has organized an IMatter… Continue Reading

Rev Gregory Wilson

Rev Gregory Wilson

Rev. Dr. Gregory V. Wilson, is an organizer with The Unitarian Universalist Ministry for Earth. He is a Fellow with the American Association of Pastoral Counselors, has had a counseling practice for 25 years, and has been minister for the past 10 years at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Brevard in Melbourne, Florida. In recent… Continue Reading

Fred Wolfe

Fred Wolfe

Fred Wolfe is a father, grandfather and great grandfather who is greatly concerned about the condition of the planet earth that he is leaving to the next generations. His careers include businessman, vocational teacher, and farmer, as well as elected and appointed civic service. His passion for travel has nurtured his inclusive world view. He… Continue Reading