HRW Members

Some of our members are professional writers, others are just starting out. Whether you write novels, short stories, flash fiction, drabble, poetry, memoirs, creative nonfiction, juvenile fiction, young adult fiction, historical fiction, chick lit, mysteries, thrillers, romance, horror, Sci Fi, or something in between, you'll find a home at HRW. Our membership also includes non writers who are passionate in their desire to foster reading and writing programs throughout Hampton Roads.

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EXECUTUVE BOARD MEMBERS:

  • Lauran Strait

  • Nancy Blumenberg

  • Bob Strait

  • Jan Carlson-Beaudoin, who writes as J.C. Beaudoin--Co-Secretary

  • Susan Okaty--Co-Secretary

  • Linda Carol Cobb

  • Dr. Milt Saunders

  • Valerie Wilkinson


  • ADVISORY BOARD MEMBERS:
  • Erin Beaty

  • Dr. Tom Cheezum

  • Debbie Duncan

  • Randy Duncan

  • Rick Eley

  • Nealy Gihan

  • Skip Keith

  • Michael Khandelwal

  • Star LaBranche

  • Ginger Marcinkowski

  • Dr. Anne Meek

  • Lynn Moon

  • Sherrie Pilkington

  • Cecelia Robbins

  • Dr. William (Bill) Ruehlmann

  • Phyllis Stewart-Ruffin

  • Janice Scott

  • Gaylia Taylor

  • Evelyn Wagoner



  • OTHER HRW MEMBERS:
  • Elisabeth Abbott*

  • Regina Abbott*

  • John Aguiar*

  • Amanda Aksel

  • Donald Alcorn*

  • Lois Allen

  • Michell Allen*

  • Anita Alphin*

  • Lisa Anderson

  • Jeff Andrews

  • Mary Lou Andrews

  • Cathy Archambeault

  • Chris Archer*

  • Linda Ardison*

  • Dr. Karen Armstrong

  • Kelly Avery*

  • James Babcock

  • Dr. Christine Bacon

  • Emily Baine

  • Midori Bamba

  • Suzanna Banwell*

  • Mary Barnes*

  • Joan Barns

  • Nancy Barrood

  • Scott Bartow

  • Marty Basden

  • Kristine Bauer

  • Katherine Bavuso

  • Gerrie Beck*

  • Daniel Belcher*

  • Rick Bennett*

  • Hilary Benoit*

  • Aaron Bertram

  • Jane Bethel*

  • Jennie Bethel*

  • Sham Bevel*

  • Elaine Biech

  • Jane Birch*

  • William Bishop*

  • Mark Bland*

  • James Bodino*

  • Andrew Boczar

  • Robin Boisseau*

  • Scott Bolynn*

  • K.C. Bosch*

  • Tanya Boucicaut*

  • Dr. Dennis Bounds

  • Virginia Bowman*

  • Austin Boyce*

  • James Boyd

  • Terrie Branch

  • Kathy Brady*

  • Stephanie Brannick

  • Donna Briggs*

  • Carol Bronson

  • Alexander Brooks

  • Kevin Brown

  • Kyla Brown

  • Christopher Scott-Brown

  • Kay Brownlow

  • Carol Brumfield*

  • Dr. Rita Budrionis

  • Shonda Buchanan*

  • Meredith Bunting*

  • Paul Butler

  • Gina Buzby

  • Sharon Byrd*

  • Nan Byrne*

  • John Cabeen*

  • Jack Callan*

  • Jaclyn Campbell*

  • Vanessa Campbell*

  • Marianne Cappeto

  • Dr. Beth Cardier

  • David Cariens Jr.

  • Paula Carlton*

  • Kasey Carnley*

  • Mary Ann Carr*

  • Sherry Carrington

  • Dr. Amanda Chance*

  • Talya Chatman*

  • Jeanette Cheezum

  • Beth Chenosky

  • David Chernicky

  • Alexandra Christle*

  • Dr. Bob Clare

  • Marie Colligan*

  • Colin Connelly*

  • Crystal Coombes*

  • Terry Cox-Joseph*

  • Robert Craig, Jr.*

  • Kola Crute*

  • Juana Maria Cruz*

  • Dr. Annette Davis*

  • Nicole Davis

  • Kathy Davenport*

  • Emily Davidson*

  • Tom Deans*

  • Latoya DeBardelaben

  • Jane Decker

  • Alicia Dekker

  • Chandler Story-Dennis

  • Drema Baker Deoraich

  • Melissa Deutsch*

  • Kerstin Devlin*

  • Pamela Diggs*

  • Kaitlin Disney*

  • Diana Dirle

  • Susan DiStefano*

  • Esther Dornin

  • Nikki Dornin

  • Lea Ann Douglas*

  • Lisa Drago

  • Joanne Eddy*

  • Jane Edwards*

  • Vanessa Edwards, who writes as Vanessa Barger

  • Thomas James Ehrenberger*

  • Dr. Linda Eure*

  • Sandy Everton*

  • Cheryl Feaster*

  • Bob Felty*

  • Randy Ferrance

  • Traci Ferrance*

  • Kim Simon Fink*

  • Nora Firestone

  • Daniel Ford*

  • Jennifer Ford*

  • Cari Foreman

  • June Forte*

  • Dr. Matthew Foster

  • Judith Fowler*

  • Pete Freas*

  • Marian Friedman*

  • Tom Frost*

  • Perry Gaidurgis*

  • Jeanette Gallagher

  • Rebecca Galli*

  • Suzanne Ganschinietz

  • Carlos Garcia, III*

  • Olgy Gary*

  • Darril Gibson*

  • Gretchen Gillen*

  • Suzanne Goldblatt*

  • Shari Graber*

  • Dr. Dottie Graham

  • Cathy Green

  • Mark Greene*

  • Tracy Grimaldi*

  • Ralph Fuller Grissom*

  • Elizabeth Grover*

  • Jean Grow

  • Judith Juback Griffin*

  • Jacqueline Guidry*

  • Keith Alan Hamilton

  • Olafur Haraldsson*

  • Greta Harrison*

  • Linda Harrison

  • Barbara Harvey*

  • Susan Hastings

  • Jim Healy

  • Lisa Heins*

  • Lori Hendricks

  • Jean Hendrickson

  • Kathy Hessmer

  • Heather Hildenbrand*

  • Anitra Hill

  • Elizabeth Hill*, who writers as Lynn Cook

  • Audrey Hodges

  • Jim Hodges*

  • Jennifer Howard*

  • Melinda Howell*

  • Maria Hudgins*

  • Ron Hudson

  • Luana Hugel

  • Rosemarie Hughes

  • John Hunt*

  • Mark Hunter

  • Tom Hurford*

  • Kathleen Jabs*

  • Blair Jackson

  • Kimberly Jaramillo

  • Patti Jarrett

  • Alice Kelley Jernigan*

  • Jeanne Johansen*

  • Jacqueline Johnson

  • Julie Johnson*

  • Lynn Johnson

  • Michelle Johnson

  • Phyllis Johnson*

  • Joyce Jones

  • Kaitlin Jones*

  • Vanessa Jones

  • Lalitha Jonnal

  • Lisa Kearns*

  • Tammie Kechula*

  • Victoria Kelly

  • Dr. Chris Kennedy*

  • Shau-Ann King

  • Kimberly King

  • John Kinsler*

  • Medina Kirkwood

  • Mary Jean (MJ) Kledzik

  • Denise Kline*

  • John Koehler*

  • Julie Kolb

  • Gilbert Kraine

  • Robert Krajenke*

  • Christina Lampkin

  • Frieda Landau*

  • Leigh Anne Lagoe

  • Cindy Lane

  • Judith Laster*

  • Darrell Laurant*

  • Marquita Leary*

  • Loraine Leavy*

  • John Lee

  • Monica Leftwich*

  • Louise Legier-McGinnis

  • Eugene Lempert*

  • Donna Kenworthy Levy, who writes under the name Donna Kenworthy

  • Sylvia Liu

  • Browning Lloyd*

  • Donald Lutz*

  • Dr. Donald Lynch, Jr.

  • John Robert Mack*

  • Michal (Mitak) Mahgerefteh

  • Jennifer Malia

  • Catherine Malley*

  • Jane Marks*

  • Helen Marsh

  • Karla Martin*

  • Malcom Massey

  • Annette Mastick*

  • Sheila Mayes*

  • Pat McAbee*

  • Jamie McAllister

  • Carine McCandless*

  • Brande McCleese*

  • Karrie McDaniels

  • Kate McGaughey*

  • Tanya McInerney

  • Loftin McLamb

  • Ronald McManus*

  • Diana Miller

  • Kent Miller*

  • Luchia Miller*

  • Frank Milligan

  • Yvonne Mingee*

  • Tara Moeller*

  • John Monaghan*

  • Carmen Moore*

  • Michael Moylan*

  • Hilary Moore*

  • The Muse Writers Center

  • Michael Stephen Myers*

  • Dr. David Neff*

  • Kimberly Naylor

  • Ann Neidow*

  • Deborah Newell

  • Pamela Nichols*

  • Drew Nickell

  • Collin Norman

  • Ernest Norwood*

  • Dean Nowotny*

  • Laura Nowotny

  • Fergus O'Doherty*

  • Carolyn O'Neal*

  • Marlene Olaes

  • Paula Oliver

  • Elari Onawa

  • Kathy Oristaglio

  • Dr. Mike Owens

  • SaraJean Panek*

  • Sally Parrott*, who writes as Jayne Ormerod

  • Alison Parson*

  • Dr. Melina Patrick

  • Sandy Patton

  • James Paulson*

  • Susan Payne*

  • Carlen Pearl*

  • Karen Pearson

  • Susie Pedigo*

  • Hayleigh Phillips*

  • Dr. Reinholdine Pierson

  • Sandra Pierson

  • Joe Pinckney*

  • Shannah Plutchak*

  • Sharon Poch

  • Myles Pocta*

  • June Postal*

  • Mart Powell

  • Dr. Howard Price

  • Richard Proescher

  • Marjory (Margie) Pullen*

  • Sandra Rarey

  • Leslye Reaves*

  • Michael Reid*

  • Carol Reiley*

  • Kimberly Renix

  • Jean-Paul Richard

  • Donna Richardson*

  • Michael Rigg

  • Sandy Robinette

  • Belinda Rodebaugh*

  • Rebecca Roker*

  • Dr. Vance Ross, Jr.

  • Dr. Nicole Rountree who writes as Ni'Kay Rountree

  • Lucie-Gabrielle Rousseau*

  • Marianne Royston*

  • Patricia Rutherford*

  • Randi Sachs

  • Rich Santoro*

  • Margaret Saunders*

  • Tameika Sawyer

  • Jeff Schleicher*

  • Alexis Scott*

  • Amanda Scott*

  • James Scott

  • Robert Scott*

  • Nigel Sellars

  • Shirley Sellers*

  • Hollie Sessoms*

  • Samantha Shannon, who writes as Parker Sinclair

  • Katherine Sharp*

  • Grace Shaw

  • Jerry Sheeley*

  • Tonie Sheeley*

  • Carl Shirley

  • Peggy Sijswerda*

  • Dr. Dennis Slavinsky

  • Gary Smart*

  • Nancy Smith

  • Patricia Smith*

  • Dr. Gil Snider

  • Judy K. Snider

  • Shawn Snider

  • Ronald Sobel

  • Dr. C. Thomas Somma*

  • Mary Sornberger*

  • Kelley McGee-Sousa

  • Delona Southerland

  • Jenny Sparks

  • Gillian Spencer

  • Dr. Rae Spencer

  • Helen Spore*

  • John Starks*

  • Mary Stasko*

  • Amanda Steadele*

  • Clifford Stewart

  • Phyllis Stewart-Ruffin

  • Kay Stone

  • Angela Stroup*

  • Tom Stroup*

  • Susan Stuhlman

  • Cheryl Tan*

  • David Tanis

  • Lisa Tarrants

  • Kathleen Tarumoto*

  • Dr. Karen Tatum*

  • Dr. Erwin Thomas

  • Millie Thomas*

  • Nancy Thornton*

  • Martha Jo Ticen*

  • Cindy Tingen*

  • Megan Tinsley*

  • Eve Turner

  • Jodie Turner*

  • Dr. Helene Uhlfelder

  • Connie Utpaul*

  • Dr. Andrea Valerio

  • Mary Kay Valkuchak*

  • Shirley Vanderpool*

  • Ava (Kitty) Vollbrecht*

  • Lynda Waddell*

  • Meg Wade*

  • Michael Wade*

  • Don Waldy

  • J. Darin Wales*

  • Mae Lynn Walker*

  • Ana Wallace*

  • Crystal Walton*

  • Lucretia Walton*

  • Jay Watts*

  • Sarah Webster-Eastman*

  • Martha White*

  • Andrew Wiggin*

  • David Wilhelm

  • Lucinda Williams*

  • James Scott Wilson*, who writes as J. Scott Wilson, Jawyl Smyth, and Jawyl Scott

  • Konrad Winters

  • Michael Withiam*

  • Ashley Woodland*

  • Gregory Wright*

  • Marlene Wynn*

  • Amy Waters Yarsinske*

  • Robert Young

  • Donna Young*

  • Tanya Young

  • Let's put your name here!


  • * denotes inactive paid membership


    IN MEMORIAM
  • Crissie Brockenbrough

  • Dr. Bill Carroll

  • Larry Conner

  • Ed DeLong

  • Gil Erb

  • Jeanne Foster

  • Barbara (Bobbie) Dunn Hartin--Here's a tribute to Bobbie

  • Frank Lawlor

  • Joy Lezon

  • Judi McCoy

  • Warren Murphy

  • Dr. Virginia O'Keefe

  • Donna Peterson

  • Carolyn Strait

  • Marjory J. (emjay) Taylor

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