Reverend Graham is the pastor of The First United Baptist Church (TFUBC) in Gloucester, VA. He is a native of King William County, Virginia and received his elementary and secondary education from the King William County Public School System. He matriculated at Rappahannock Community College, served in the United States Marine Corp and later received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Averett University. He also received a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Virginia Commonwealth University and a Master of Divinity degree from the Samuel DeWitt Proctor School of Theology, Virginia Union University, Richmond, Virginia. Reverend Graham retired from Corporate America in February 2016 after 40 years of service. He has extensive business and information technology (IT) experience and possesses strong leadership and project management skills. He is a former Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA). And has developed and teaches a grant writing course for non-profit organizations.
The Reverend E. Randolph Graham is married to Gwenda Fay Graham. A blended family, he and his wife have four adult children nine grandchildren and one great-grandchild. He enjoys Bible study, traveling, fishing, hunting, working out in gym, cooking, and spending time with his family.
Reverend Graham has received many honors and holds membership in numerous organizations, to name a few:
-Former Distinguished Faculty Member – Institute of Internal Auditors
-Member – National Black MBA Association
-Vice-President; Director – PCEC (Non-Profit Corporation)
-Secretary Director – T.C. Walker and Woodville Rosenwald School Foundation
-Former Adjunct Professor – Virginia University of Lynchburg