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Gertrud Sollars

Role: CRC Vice-Chair
Gertrud was born and brought up in Germany. She began university with studies in Roman Catholic theology and ended by gaining a degree in Social Sciences; she worked as a Crossroads Care Coordinator for a while after her move to England and before having children. While at home watching them grow up, she went back to theological studies through distance learning, finishing with a diploma from the Open Theological College.

For 16 years, until her retirement in 2012, Gertrud taught A’ level Religious Studies and some Philosophy at the local Sixth Form College, in the last 12 years as Head of Department. She was licensed as a Reader in 2000; in 2003 she became CRC representative for the diocese of Guildford and in 2010 she was appointed Warden of Readers there. In 2014, she became vice-chair of CRC.

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