The Rev. Richard Roessler

Canonically Resident Priest

Face ShotFather Rick is the Rector of the Church of the Cross in historic Ticonderoga, New York. A cradle Episcopalian, Fr. Rick was born in Freeport, New York and was raised in Northeastern Vermont. He attended Norwich University where he met his wife Tami. Their adult children – Allyson and Megan – remained in in Wisconsin after then Deacon Rick graduated from Nashotah House Theological Seminary, in May 2019.

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.