Worship Office Staff

    David Wood

    Director of Worship

 

David joined the diocese in 2015 and serves as the Director of the Worship Office. He oversees the coordination of diocesan liturgies and reviews all liturgies at which either Bishop Vásquez or Bishop Garcia are celebrants. He also offers assistance to parishes concerning the liturgical celebrations, RCIA, and liturgical\sacramental theology.

David has served in several parishes and dioceses since the mid 1980’s. He is a graduate of the University of Dallas and St. John’s University in Collegeville, MN, and is currently pursuing a Doctor of Ministry degree. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with Sylvia, his wife, and their three grown children.

 


    Andrea Ramos

    Associate Director for Music

 

Andrea Joined the Diocese of Austin in 2013 and currently serves as the Associate Director for Music in the Worship Office. She reviews the music portion for all liturgies at which either Bishop Vásquez or Bishop Garcia are celebrants, and offers assistance to parishes concerning liturgical music. Andrea also serves as the Director of the Diocesan Choir.

Andrea has previously served at the Cathedral of Saint Andrew in Little Rock, Arkansas, and St. John Neumann parish in Austin. She is a graduate of the University of Central Arkansas and the University of Texas at Austin where she received a Master’s degree in Opera Performance. She and her husband and baby enjoy traveling, outdoor activities, and going to the theater.

 


    Sara Lockey

    Administrative Assistant

 

Sara joined the diocese in 2013 and presently serves as the Administrative Assistant in the Worship Office. She assists the office by corresponding with parishes throughout the diocese, event planning, Worship webpage management and general office management.

Sara is an active volunteer at her parish, St. Albert the Great, where she teaches religious education. She is a graduate of St. Edward’s University.  She and her husband and daughter enjoy being outdoors, boating on Lake Austin, traveling, and visiting with family and friends.