Rev. Beau received her call to ministry after a 15-year career in retail management and a 15-year career in social work. The daughter of French-Canadian immigrants and descendants of the Wolastoqiyik [pronounced: Wall-a-stow-key-ick] First Nations of Canada, she grew up, a First GenerationAmerican, in Lewiston, Maine and moved to Portland, Maine upon completion of her undergraduate degree at the University of Southern Maine.
Reverend Rivers received her MDiv at The Andover Newton Theological School in Newton Centre, MA. Prior to her ordination, she served as Contract Minister at The Unitarian Universalist Church of Weymouth, MA and as WorshipWeb Assistant and Chaplain Coordinator at The Unitarian Universalist Association in Boston, MA. She came to us after having served as Sabbatical Minister at The United First Parish Church of Quincy, MA during the first six months of the COVID-19 pandemic.