Michael Rankin, Moderator, National Capital Presbytery, Elder, Church of the Redeemer Presbyterian Church, Washington, D.C. Elder Michael Lee Rankin is an Elder and an active member of the Church of the Redeemer where he has served three terms on the session. He has chaired Redeemer’s Personnel Committee, served as a member and secretary of the Strategic Planning Committee and served as clerk of session for six years. He is also a member of the Chancel Choir. Michael is a member of the NCP Permanent Judicial Commission, Class of September 2019. He has served as an Associate Judge of the District of Columbia Superior Court for 33 years; he will assume the status of Senior Judge in September, 2019.