Dr. Ronald E. Ramsey 

Author, Pastor and Poet

Dr. Ronald E. Ramsey is currently Rector of  St. Cyprian's Episcopal Church in Hampton, Virginia and Dean of Convocation Five of the Diocese of Southern Virginia. He holds a law degree from the Massachusetts School of Law, Andover, MA, a Doctor of Ministry from Trinity Lutheran Seminary, Columbus, Ohio, a Master of Public Administration from the Harvard Kennedy School of Government, a Master of Divinity from Morehouse School of Religion - ITC, Atlanta, a Graduate Certificate from the Episcopal Divinity School, Cambridge, MA, and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Warner University, Lake Wales, Florida.

He has served as Rector of St. John's Episcopal Church, Arlington, Massachusetts; Associate Rector, Trinity Church, Copley Square, Boston, MA; Associate for Pastoral Care, St. Bartholomew’s Episcopal Church, Cambridge, MA; Minister of Christian Education, Second Baptist Church, Columbus, Ohio; and Pastor of the Second Community Church, Columbus, Ohio.

Dr. Ramsey has served the Church as an ordained minister for more than thirty years. In addition, he has experience as a Business Coach, Management and Human Resources Consultant, serving in both retail and community development arenas.