Business Manager, Rymii Kaio
Ongoing daily leadership is provided by Rymii Kaio (RYE-me Ky-EE-oh). As Business Manager of Seattle Unity, she combines the mind of business with the heart of compassion. Fully grounded in Unity principles, she endeavors to practice these principles with each person and in every situation she encounters. She efficiently sets in place good business practices, and never loses awareness that Seattle Unity is a spiritual community whose function is spiritual practice.
Rymii is deeply committed to serving the community of Seattle Unity with her spiritual gifts and talents. She has been a member of Seattle Unity since 1999 and has served as a volunteer in Youth and Family Ministries, the choir, and as a member and Chair of the Board of Trustees. She brings more than 30 years of experience as a manager and organization development consultant to her role at Seattle Unity. She has an MA in Applied Behavioral Science and is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in Washington State. Currently, she is in the process of becoming a Licensed Unity Teacher.
Rymii appreciates the diversity of her cultural roots from her Hawaiian father and German mother. She visits family in Hawaii and Germany as often as possible. Raised as an Air Force brat, she has lived all over the world and loves to travel and experience other cultures. Rymii cherishes the connections she has with family and friends. She is blessed with a son, daughter-in-law and a grandson that she can never spend enough time with.
Rymii is a life-long learner. She values education and all different forms of experiential learning. Currently she is playing at singing jazz. Creative expression is highly prized as she moves into her 60’s. Rymii finds a deep connection with the Divine when she is in nature. She is eternally and actively grateful for the abundant blessings she has in her life.