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Carolyn Rand


Carolyn Rand, American financial executive. Certified finance planner.


Rand, Carolyn was born on December 12, 1938 in Bedford, Kentucky, United States. Daughter of John William and Sarah (Bray) Rand.


Student, Hanover College, 1959. Bachelor of Science, University Kentucky, 1961. Certified in merchandising, Tobe Coburn School, 1962.


Executive trainee, associate buyer Shillito's Department Stores, Cincinnati, 1962-1965. Buyer, merchandiser Jacobson's Stores, Jackson, Michigan, 1965-1970. Manager pro shop Colonial Racquet Club, Cincinnati, 1976-1982.

Representative Chubb Securities, 1982-1986. Vice president Spectrum Finance Services, since 1986.


  • Certified finance planner.


Everyone needs salvation. Everyone can reach salvation.


All persons need the ministry of the Church in their struggles for human fulfillment, as well as the spiritual and emotional care of a fellowship that enables reconciling relationships with God, with others, and with self.


Chairman Northwest fundraising WCET public television station, Cincinnati, 1980. Chairman fundraising Finneytown schools Parent-Teachers Association, Cincinnati, 1980-1982. President, chairman fundraising Kindervelt # 37, Cincinnati, 1981-1982.

Member church finance committee, 1994-1995, church pledge chairman, 1994-1996. Active Cincinnati Art Museum. Fund raising committee Habitat for Humanity, 1996-1997, Church Endowment Committee, since 1996, chair, since 1999.

Co-chair, trustee Friendship Methodist Church, Cincinnati, 1996-2000, member fundraising leadership team, 2001. Volunteer and lecturer community groups. Member leadership team Friendship Methodist Church, 2001-2002, member fund raising committee.

Member Daughters of the American Revolution, Institute Certified Planners, Miami Valley Society Certified Fire Protection Specialist (president 1987-1988), International Association Finance Planners (board directors Cincinnati chapter, ethics chairman 1988, program chairman 1989), Newcomers Club (Wyoming, Ohio) (program chairman 1986), Encore Book Club.


  • Other Interests

    Tennis, gardening, travel, reading.


Married Leonard Paul Schwartz, May 1, 1970 (divorced 1990). Children: Sarah Roselyn, Daniel.

John William Rand

Sarah (Bray) Rand

Leonard Paul Schwartz

Sarah Roselyn Rand

Daniel Rand


God seeks to transform relationship with and between people. If politics is about how we choose to live together and to treat one another, there is surely a place for discerning the activity of God in politics.