Birth Place : Rochester, NY

Parents: The late William M. Gallop & the Late Matilda Scarborough Gallop

Family: One Son Julien A. Johnson, Two sisters


  • High School Diploma- The Allendale Columbia School Rochester, NY
  • BA from American University Washington, DC
  • MA from UNC Chapel Hill Urban and Regional Planning
  • Associates Degree from Simmons Institute of Funeral Service Syracuse NY


  • Land Plat Administrator and Transportation Planner - Maryland National Capital Park & Planning Commission- Silver Spring Maryland
  • Funeral Technician- Rapp Funeral Services - Silver Spring Maryland
  • Funeral Assistant/Resident Trainee- M.E. Latimer Funeral Directors, Inc.- Rochester, NY
  • Zoning Administrator- Town of Nags Head, NC
  • Founder, Owner, President, Funeral Director- Gallop Funeral Services, Inc. Nags Head, NC
  • Certified Substitute Dare County Schools
  • Founder, Owner and Operator of Capital Crematory, East Lake, NC.

Professional Associations/ Community Involvement:

  • Trained Volunteer Driver Dare County Home Delivered Meals
  • Authorized Transporter for NC State Medical Examiners Office
  • President of Nags Head Lions Club
  • Registered Bone Marrow Donor
  • Red Cross Blood Donor
  • Currituck Chamber of Commerce Partner


  • China
  • Hong Kong
  • Italy
  • France
  • Switzerland
  • England
  • Puerto Rico
  • Jamaica
  • Canada


  • Distance Running/Biking
  • Travel & Beach Time
  • Drawing/ Painting and Art
  • Cross Word Puzzles
  • Museums
  • Dogs & Animals
  • Politics
  • Reading/ Current Events
  • Yard Sales