Dr. William R. Klein

Dr. William R. Klein, our distinguished Pastor Emeritus, served as Senior Pastor of Second Presbyterian Church from 1968-1991. He was born in Atlanta, GA, and received his BA from Davidson College, a BD from Union Theological Seminary (Richmond, VA), and his DD from Hampden-Sydney College.

Bill resides in Roanoke, VA. He and his now-deceased wife, Dorothy (Dot) MacLeod, raised two married sons, both graduates of Hampden-Sydney and Union Theological Seminary: David Alan is Dean of Students at Hampden-Sydney College and William Murdoch (Bill) is Pastor of Lexington Presbyterian Church in Lexington, VA. Bill also has seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.