Every three years, the Diocese elects deputies to General Convention. With an approved change in Canon’s this year, these deputies now also serve as representatives to the regional Synod. Elected as General Convention deputies are:
Clementine Arana, Epiphany, Houston; Jerry Campbell, St. Alban’s, Waco;
David Harvin, St. Martin’s, Houston; Luz Montes, San Mateo, Houston; and the Rev. Susan Kennard, Trinity, Galveston; the Rev. Patrick Miller, St. Mark’s, Houston; the Rev. Alex Montes-Vela, St. Mary Magdalene, Manor; and the Rev. Chuck Treadwell, St. David’s, Austin. The Rev. Chuck Treadwell was also elected as trustee of the University of the South, Sewanee, TN. Linda R. Mitchell and the Rev. Canon John A. Logan were elected by acclamation as diocesan treasurer and secretary of the Diocese respectively. Marcia Quintanilla, San Mateo, Houston and the Rev. Hannah Atkins, Trinity, Houston were elected to the Standing Committee and Helen Toombs, Palmer Memorial, Houston was elected to the Church Corporation. New Executive Board members include Rebecca Brindley, St. Michaels, Austin; Gregory Vincent, St. James, Austin; Michelle Allen, St. Augustine of Hippo, Galveston; the Rev. Simón Bautista, Christ Church Cathedral, Houston and the Rev. Lisa Hines, Calvary, Bastrop.