Rockwell Smith Brank (July 18, 1875 in St. Louis, Missouri – February 23, 1947 in Riverside, California)[1] was president of the Virginia Glee Club during the Glee Club 1896-1897 season and a member from 1894 to 1899. While at the University of Virginia he was a member of Kappa Sigma, Lambda Pi, T.I.L.K.A., and O.F.C., and was assistant editor of College Topics[2] and editor-in-chief of Corks and Curls.[3]

After graduating from the University of Virginia in 1899, he practiced law in St. Louis for a few years, then enrolled in Princeton Theological Seminary. Graduating with his masters in 1906, he was the pastor of Brank Memorial Church in St. Louis from 1906-1910, of an independent church in Savannah, Georgia from 1910 to 1917, and of Central Church in Summit, New Jersey from 1917 to 1940, when he retired.[4]

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