International Adoption! Russian Intrigue (well, sort of)! Humorous Adventures in Parenting! Tom and Elisabeth Rankin adopted their son, Wallace, from Kemerovo, Russia in 2005. Finding Wallace tells this story. From collecting all sorts of paperwork for their adoption dossier, to family court in Russia, and to an emotional homecoming, learn about the Rankin’s perseverance as they become a family through adoption. International adoptions do…
Tom is an attorney in Jamestown, New York.
Prior to becoming an attorney, Tom worked in higher education administration and also taught English in Japan for almost three years.
In his spare time, Tom likes to launch model rockets, collect stamps, yodel, and test Elisabeth’s patience. Tom was also recently voted the second most handsome attorney in Jamestown.