The Rev. Kevin Newell was called to Emmanuel to serve as Priest-in-Charge in June 2022. He most recently served as a chaplain and religion teacher at St. Catherine’s School for Girls in Richmond, VA, and before that came from work in music, education, and fundraising for nonprofits. Rev. Newell is dedicated to faithful worship, pastoral care, and Christian education, and is delighted to have moved to Richmond. The Rev. Newell lives in the West End (Raintree) with his husband Joshua Borths, an educator. They enjoy opera, hiking, cooking, and baking together. Rev. Newell is currently a transitional deacon, and will be ordained a priest on September 10, 2022.