(Maybe we should make this a category on the left one day.)
Jen -- Allison's best friend from Birmingham. She is spending six months in Rio as a missionary pharmacist.
Lane -- Husband of Allison's good friend Mary. Both musicians, they live in Nashville but are planning a change in locale very soon-- to California!
Richard -- Fellow message board frequenter who lives with his family in Virginia. Gaines met him on various concert roadtrips back in the day.
Kelly -- She and her husband are English techers in Honduras. Allison worked with her at Riverview.