Shirley Smith Graham

Interim Transition Minister
804-643-8451 x1019  |  ssmithgraham@thediocese.net  |  email ↓

Shirley has served in ordained ministry for almost 20 years. After attending the Virginia Theological Seminary, Shirley worked with both The Church of the Epiphany, Washington, DC, as a pastoral presence to homeless persons, and with Historic Christ Church in Alexandria, first as Director of Outreach and then as an Associate Rector. Called to the Diocese of Southern Virginia in 2007, she then served as Rector of St. Martin’s in Williamsburg during an episcopal transition. In 2015, Shirley returned to the Diocese of Virginia to become Rector of Christ Church, Glen Allen.  She joined the diocesan staff in 2022 as Interim Minister for Transition.