May 28, 1961, Harrisonburg, Virginia.
Gillette’s father is a retired college professor, her mother a lay leader in the Grace United Methodist Church in Hagerstown, Maryland. She married Bruce Gillette on May 26, 1984, and they have three children: John, Catherine, and Sarah.
In 1985, she earned her Master of Divinity degree from Princeton Theological Seminary. She served as co-pastor at the First Presbyterian Church, Pitman, New Jersey; co-pastor at the Limestone Presbyterian Church, Wilmington, Delaware, since 2004; and has a hymn Web site. Her works include:
She also contributed to:
I’m Sending One
Fear Not!the Angel Said
I’m Going Fishing
We Played the Flute!the Children Said