Fr. Travis (Doug) is President Emeritus of the Episcopal Theological Seminary of the Southwest in Austin where he served as President. Prior to that Doug served four parishes, two of them as rector.
Fr. Travis graduated cum laude with honors in religion from Trinity University in San Antonio. Additionally he holds four graduate degrees, including a Doctor of Ministry from the Perkins School of Theology at SMU. In his studies he focused mostly on Christian spirituality and mysticism. In 2008 Fr. Travis was granted an honorary doctorate by The General Theological Seminary in New York.
Doug’s primary interest is in the manner in which spiritual practice lends itself to personal transformation.
Doug and his wife, Pam, have been married for 45 years. Pam is an attorney with the Environmental Protection Agency. They have two adult daughters. Sasha is an actor and Nyssa is a psychotherapist.
Leslie Guinn, long time parish member and now a newly ordained priest, has joined our staff. Leslie will continue leading Book Group meetings (via Zoom until indoor restrictions are lifted).
Dr. Iwao Asakura is a renowned conductor and a tenured music faculty member at Tarleton State University.
Pam Anderson is our Senior Warden of the Vestry.
Harry Shively is the Junior Warden
Carol Holmgreen is our Treasurer