Spiritual Director & Music Minister
Unity of New York’s co-founder and Director of Music Ministry, Rev. Britt Hall’s work has received praise from around the globe. He is revered as a leader in the New Thought community and has shared his voice and insights around the country as speaker, vocalist and musician. He is not only an original member of our nationally recognized, dynamic vocal ensemble Spiritus, he is the director. Britt is also the creator/director of Voices In Unity, the powerful Unity New York choir. He has produced and directed a multitude of concerts and events at Unity of New York and beyond. Britt was also a member of the creative team of the inspirational book and recording, “Badge of Courage,” written by Barbara Raven, read by Oscar-winning actress Patricia Neal, music by David Friedman, sung by Spiritus.
Center Coordinator & Director of Outreach Ministry
After graduating from Northeastern University in 1991 with a BA in Business Administration/Marketing,
Zoë Lyons Nieves moved to New York City to pursue her professional singing career. She found Unity in 1997 through the Artist group and became a member of Unity of New York in 2001. Zoë is grateful to be a regular soloist at the Sunday services and a former member of Spiritus and Voices In Unity choir. In addition to performing, Zoë worked as an executive assistant at a major television network for over 10 years. In January of 2005, she left that position to join the staff at Unity of New York. Zoë performs regularly, all while leading a double life as Unity of New York’s Center Coordinator and Director of Outreach Ministry. To learn more about Zoë, please visit her website www.zlentertainment.com.
Ashot came to Unity through a referral from St. Michael’s, where he has been bookkeeper for over 2 years. Ashot graduated from City University of New York – Brooklyn College in 2014 with a BS in Public Accountancy. He also received a BS in General Economics from Armenian State University of Economics in Yerevan, Armenia in 2010. He resides in Brooklyn, NY and has been married to his beautiful wife Lilit since April 2015. He’s very excited to be working at Unity of New York and we’re thrilled to have him!
Office Associate/Sunday Stage Manager
Leo is the most recent addition to our Unity of New York staff. He was hired for the position of Office Associate/Sunday Stage Manager in February 2017. We are so happy to have him on board!
Office/Sunday Service Assistant
Matthew Stewart has been the assistant at Unity of New York for over 6 years. He handles all of the office maintenance, monitors workshops, and assists the Volunteer Coordinators at our Sunday services. Mathew also heads our Music Outreach program and schedules performances at various venues such as senior centers and centers for people living with HIV/Aids. Unity is blessed to have Matthew as a member of our staff!