Fred Rankin


Fred M. Rankin, III, was born and raised in Akron, Ohio.  After graduating from FirestoneHigh School in Akron, Ohio, he matriculated at DartmouthCollege where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1973.  After college and a … Read More

Tom Williams


Tom is a lawyer with Franklin, Williams and Cowan. He is married with two children and four grandchildren. He is the past Chairman of the board for Medicorp Health System (now Mary Washington Healthcare), past President of the … Read More

Lew Doggett

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Lew is from North Carolina and has lived in Fredericksburg since 1987. He is 68 and has 2 children and 2 grandchildren. He Was a Lutheran minister/chaplain until 1992 when he became a licensed professional counselor in the state of … Read More

Jan Erkert

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Jan is a Managing Partner with Spangler Erkert & Associates, LLC, the Fredericksburg, Va. region’s primary full service advertising and public relations firm. Established in 1983, it has been the recipient of numerous awards in … Read More

Joan Olson

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Joan is a retired sociologist who was on the faculty of the University of Mary Washington for 32 years. She and her husband Mark live in Fredericksburg and are members of Shiloh Baptist Church (Old Site). … Read More

Mary Jane O’Neill

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Carolyn D. Gibson

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Carolyn D. Gibson grew up in Waterloo, Iowa with parents that taught her that serving God and attending church was not an option. The family attended Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church where she actively served as president for the usher board and … Read More

Brittany Tamminga

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Rev. Kent Rahm


The Rev. Kent D. Rahm has been the rector of Trinity Episcopal Church in Fredericksburg since 1997.  He was one of the members of the clergy who gathered to see how the churches of Fredericksburg might be able to work together to minister … Read More