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

  • Carolyn Strait

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

  • Susan Okaty--Co-Secretary

  • Nancy Blumenberg

  • Linda Carol Cobb

  • Dr. Milt Saunders

  • Valerie Wilkinson


  • ADVISORY BOARD MEMBERS:
  • Amanda Aksel

  • Dr. Tom Cheezum

  • Debbie Duncan

  • Randy Duncan

  • Heather Hildenbrand

  • Skip Keith

  • Michael Khandelwal

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

  • John Robert Mack

  • Ginger Marcinkowski

  • Dr. Anne Meek

  • Lynn Moon

  • Sherrie Pilkington

  • Cecelia Robbins

  • Dr. William (Bill) Ruehlmann

  • Gaylia Taylor

  • Donna Young

  • Social Media/Marketing Intern:



    OTHER HRW MEMBERS:
  • Elisabeth Abbott*

  • Regina Abbott

  • John Aguiar

  • Donald Alcorn

  • Michell Allen*

  • Jeff Andrews

  • Mary Lou Andrews

  • Dr. Karen Armstrong

  • Kelly Avery

  • Emily Baine

  • Midori Bamba

  • Suzanna Banwell*

  • Marty Basden

  • Gerrie Beck

  • Rick Bennett*

  • Hilary Benoit*

  • Jane Bethel

  • Jennie Bethel

  • Sham Bevel*

  • Mark Bland

  • James Bodino

  • Tanya Boucicaut*

  • Dr. Dennis Bounds

  • K. C. Bosch*

  • Stephanie Brannick

  • 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

  • Kasey Carnley*

  • Mary Ann Carr

  • Dr. Amanda Chance*

  • Talya Chatman

  • Jeanette Cheezum

  • Beth Chenosky

  • David Chernicky

  • Alexandra Christle*

  • Bob Clare

  • Colin Connelly

  • Larry Conner*

  • Terry Cox-Joseph

  • Robert Craig, Jr.

  • Kola Crute*

  • Kathy Davenport*

  • Emily Davidson

  • Tom Deans

  • Pamela Diggs*

  • Kaitlin Disney

  • Nikki Dornin

  • Lisa Drago

  • Joanne Eddy

  • Jane Edwards

  • Dr. Linda Eure

  • Sandy Everton*

  • Cheryl Feaster

  • Bob Felty*

  • Randy Ferrance

  • Traci Ferrance

  • Jennifer Ford*

  • June Forte

  • Pete Freas*

  • Matthew Foster

  • Tom Frost

  • Jeanette Gallagher

  • Suzanne Ganschinietz

  • Carlos Garcia, III

  • Darril Gibson

  • Gretchen Gillen*

  • Shari Graber

  • Cathy Green

  • Jean Grow

  • Judith Juback Griffin

  • Olafur Haraldsson*

  • Linda Harrison

  • Barbara Harvey*

  • Jim Healy

  • Jean Hendrickson

  • Kathy Hessmer

  • Elizabeth Hill*, who writers as Lynn Cook

  • Jim Hodges*

  • Jennifer Howard*

  • Melinda Howell

  • Ron Hudson*

  • Luana Hugel

  • John Hunt

  • Mark Hunter

  • Tom Hurford*

  • Kathleen Jabs

  • Kimberly Jaramillo

  • Patti Jarrett

  • Alice Kelley Jernigan

  • Jacqueline Johnson

  • Lynn Johnson

  • Phyllis Johnson*

  • Joyce Jones

  • Lalitha Jonnal

  • Lisa Kearns*

  • Tammie Kechula

  • Shau-Ann King

  • John Kinsler

  • Mary Jean Kledzik

  • John Koehler

  • Gilbert Kraine

  • Frieda Landau

  • Cindy Lane

  • Marquita Leary*

  • Eugene Lempert

  • Dr. Donald Lynch, Jr.

  • Catherine Malley

  • Helen Marsh

  • Malcom Massey

  • Annette Mastick*

  • Sheila Mayes

  • Pat McAbee

  • Carine McCandless*

  • Brande McCleese

  • Ronald McManus

  • Kent Miller

  • Frank Milligan

  • Yvonne Mingee*

  • Tara Moeller

  • Carmen Moore

  • Michael Moylan

  • Hilary Moore

  • Warren Murphy*

  • Dr. David Neff

  • Ann Neidow

  • Pamela Nichols*

  • Collin Norman

  • Ernest Norwood

  • Dean Nowotny

  • Laura Nowotny

  • Fergus O'Doherty

  • Carolyn O'Neal

  • Dr. Mike Owens

  • SaraJean Panek

  • Sally Parrott, who writes as Jayne Ormeord

  • Alison Parson

  • Sandy Patton

  • Susan Payne*

  • Susie Pedigo

  • Dr. Reinholdine Pierson

  • Joe Pinckney*

  • Shannah Plutchak

  • Sharon Poch

  • June Postal

  • Howard Price

  • Richard Proescher

  • Marjory (Margie) Pullen*

  • Carol Reiley

  • Kimberly Renix

  • Jean-Paul Richard

  • Sandy Robinette

  • Belinda Rodebaugh

  • Rebecca Roker

  • Marianne Royston

  • Patricia Rutherford*

  • Margaret Saunders*

  • Jeff Schleicher*

  • Alexis Scott

  • Janice Scott

  • Hollie Sessoms

  • Katherine Sharp*

  • Carl Shirley

  • Peggy Sijswerda

  • Gary Smart

  • Nancy Smith*

  • Patricia Smith*

  • Dr. Gil Snider

  • Judy K. Snider

  • Shawn Snider

  • Dr. C. Thomas Somma

  • Mary Sornberger

  • Delona Southerland

  • Helen Spore

  • John Starks*

  • Mary Stasko

  • Amanda Steadele

  • Clifford Stewart

  • Angela Stroup

  • Tom Stroup

  • Cheryl Tan*

  • David Tanis

  • Karen Tatum

  • Kathleen Tarumoto

  • Millie Thomas

  • Martha Jo Ticen

  • Jodie Turner*

  • Connie Utpaul

  • Dr. Andrea Valerio

  • Shirley Vanderpool

  • Ava (Kitty) Vollbrecht

  • Lynda Waddell*

  • Michael Wade

  • Don Waldy

  • J. Darin Wales*

  • Mae Lynn Walker

  • Ana Wallace

  • Crystal Walton

  • Jay Watts

  • Sarah Webster-Eastman

  • Martha White*

  • David Wilhelm

  • Lucinda Williams

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

  • Gregory Wright

  • Marlene Wynn

  • Tanya Young

  • Let's put your name here!


  • * denotes inactive paid membership


    IN MEMORIAM
  • Crissie Brockenbrough

  • Dr. Bill Carroll

  • Gil Erb

  • Jeanne Foster

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

  • Frank Lawlor

  • Joy Lezon

  • Judi McCoy

  • Dr. Virginia O'Keefe

  • Donna Peterson

  • Marjory J. (emjay) Taylor

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