Our Ministers

Unity of Sarasota

Interim Senior Minister


Rev. Betty Martin-Lewis, PhD.

Interim Senior Minister

Rev. Betty Martin-Lewis, PhD. is currently serving as our Interim Senior Minister.

She is a spiritual leader, consultant, facilitator, teacher, and coach. She began studying New thought in the 1980’s, became active in Unity in the 1990’s and was ordained in 2015. She pioneered Unity SouthShore where she served for 15 years. She is a Ministry Consultant with UWM and has provided support to several ministries in transition for many years.

Thank you Rev. Betty for serving Unity of Sarasota in its time of change.

Rev. Betty's email is: [email protected]


Rev. Amy Zehe

Spiritual Care Minister

Rev. Amy Zehe was ordained at Unity School in 1998. She was an Associate Minister at Unity in the Woods in Bradenton, FL, and she pioneered her own church in Lakewood Ranch called Unity of Progressive Christianity.

Rev. Amy started at Unity of Sarasota as Associate Minister in 2009. Wearing many valued hats during this time, she now serves as the Spiritual Care Pastoral Minister. This  has always been Rev. Amy's passion since volunteering for Hospice in Bradenton, FL.

Originally from Erie, PA., Rev. Amy is married to David Hawkins, Licensed Unity Teacher, and she has three children and one granddaughter.

Rev. Amy's email is: [email protected]