Unity Center Staff

Staff at Unity Center of Tulsa

Licensed Unity Teachers

Nelda Bloom

Gloria Ross

Arlese Bradley

Connie Smith

Staff at Unity Center   

Rev. Dr. Rick Belous
Senior Minister​

Rev. Dr. Rick Belous is the Senior Minister of Unity Center of Tulsa. Known for his engaging and spirited services, Rev. Rick also emphasizes pastoral counseling. Prior to his call to ministry, he headed up research for the United Way system and was an adjunct professor in economics at George Washington University in Washington DC.



Arlese Bradley - Licensed Unity Teacher    Arlese Bradley
Licensed Unity Teacher

Arlese Bradley, a Licensed Unity Teacher has been conducting classes and workshops at Unity Center for many years. Arlese also serves as Platform Assistant and performs many other functions at Unity Center.


Mark Bryan, Music DirectorMark Bryan
Music Director  

Mark Bryan became Music Director at Unity Center in August of 2000. As a multi-talented musician, Mark delights members and visitors alike with his creative expressions in vocal and instrumental music.



Mattie Bledsoe Hayes, Children's Class at Unity Center of TulsaMattie Bledsoe Hayes
Children Classes

Finding and becoming a student of the Unity movement in 1995, Mattie joined Unity Center of Tulsa in 1999. She served a year on the Board of Trustees in 2000 and has made several trips to Unity Village over the years since. She has also been a director of the Sunday School and currently serves on the Prosperity Team.


Paula Singleton
Uniteens and YOU

Paula Singletonis a long-time member of Unity. She was the Scribe on the Board of Trustees and active with the rejuvenation of the Uniteens and Youth Of Unity arm of the Center. She serves in other capacities as needed. Paula is a nurse and her children are her pride and joy; She lives in Sapulpa with her two dogs.