The Rev. Richard Roessler

Canonically Resident Deacon

A cradle Episcopalian, the Reverend Deacon Richard Roessler was born in Freeport, New York and raised in Northeastern Vermont.  He attended Norwich University where he met his wife Tami.  Their adult children – Allyson and Megan – currently live in Wisconsin.    

Rick is currently attending Nashotah House Theological Seminary in Wisconsin and hopes to graduate in May.  Before attending seminary, Rick served as a Medical Planner in the United States Air Force.  He retired at the rank of Colonel in 2017.  Tami has served as a Licensed Practical Nurse, a Social Worker, and more recently as a Librarian at the seminary.  Rick and Tami plan to move to Ticonderoga, New York this summer where Rick has accepted a call as Rector, Church of the Cross.