Leonard Reaves - Elder
Leonard Reaves and his wife, Gail, have three children: Brad (Katie) Reaves with sons, Joshua and Caleb; Doug Reaves and Julie (Brandon) Bergman. Leonard also served the former Central Church of Christ in Norfolk as deacon and elder. He guided the formation of Seaboard Christian School and served on the board. He also served as its chairman off and on for many years before its closure. During 1996-97, he served as one of the elders when Central made the move and transition to a newly constructed building at the present Virginia Beach location. In the past, he has served churches as a minister to students on a university campus, an educational director and as a preaching minister. Leonard began his career as a high school teacher and football coach before returning to school to study dentistry. He is now retired as a children’s dentist. He believes all Christians serve as ambassadors for Christ. He enjoys photography, gardening, reading, music and cooking for his family.