Rev. John A. Buehrens (born 1947) is a Unitarian Universalist minister and author, and served as the sixth president of the Unitarian Universalist Association from 1993 to 2001. Rev. Buehrens then served as minister of First Parish in Needham, Massachusetts, 2002-12. He is currently Interim Minister of the UU Church of the Monterey Peninsula in Carmel, California. Ordained in 1973, he subsequently served congregations in Tennessee, Texas, and New York City. He is a graduate of Harvard College and Harvard Divinity School. He has been married since 1972 to the Rev. Gwen Langdoc Buehrens, a priest in the Episcopal Church.