The Rev. Connie Gilman

The Reverend Connie Gilman was reared in Portsmouth, Virginia, and makes her home there with her husband, The Reverend Bob Gilman.

She earned a Bachelor of Science in Clinical Psychology and Master of Science in Community Health at Old Dominion University.  Her Master in Divinity was earned at Virginia Theological Seminary.

In the Diocese of Southwestern Virginia, she served as Dean of the Augusta Convocation, Rector of Emmanuel Episcopal Church, and Chaplain to Boys Home of Virginia, a mission of the Diocese of Southwestern Virginia and Southern Virginia.  She served as a managing chaplain at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital in Houston, Texas, and received Board Certification (BCC) from the Association of Professional Chaplains.