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Pastoral Council

News & Events
  • The Pastoral Council generally meets on the 1st Saturday of the month at 9:15am in the Religious Education building.
Mission & Vision

Mission: Saint William’s Pastoral Council is a body of wisdom seeking to lead our parish into a better future.
Vision: Saint William’s Pastoral Council envisions a parish that:

  • Draws  people to Christ,
  • Roots them in the parish,
  • Provides opportunities for conversion and,
  • Sends them into the world as active disciples. 
What is the Pastoral Council?

The Pastoral Council is a representative body of the faithful whose focus is on the whole community – its beliefs, its hopes, its joys, its needs, its sorrows, its concerns, its gifts, and its pursuit of the mission of the Church. The Pastoral Council’s task is to give counsel and seek consultation. Members are called to consider pastoral issues for the good and for the future. Their role is to understand, to reflect carefully and to seek consensus. Pastoral Council members are chosen annually through a discernment process to which the whole parish is invited.Members serve staggered three year terms and attend monthly meetings.

How can we help you? 

Contact a Pastoral Council member if you know of an area in the parish that needs attention. We will bring up your questions and concerns at our monthly meeting with the pastor. We will also look for ways to address the issues without straining Saint William’s limited resources.

Do you hear a call to serve? 

Catholics in good standing, who are registered in Saint William’s parish are eligible to join during the discernment process which is held annually in the May/June timeframe.  To learn more about the Pastoral Council, we recommend you contact one of the current members listed below. We also extend a special invitation to ALL parish members, including those not discerning membership, to attend the discernment to provide prayerful support.

Contact the Pastoral Council



Mandy Crawford
Year on Pastoral Council: 3rd

Jose Martinez
Year on Pastoral Council: 2nd


Margo Fox
Year on Pastoral Council:1st


Jocelyn Perez
Year on Pastoral Council:1st



Pedro Acuna
Year on Pastoral Council:1st

Daniel Douriet
Year on Pastoral Council: 3rd

Robert Saldibar
Year on Pastoral Council:1st
Henry Ebem
Year on Pastoral Council: 3rd

Laura Gonzalez  
Year on Pastoral Council: 2nd 


Al Escoto  
Year on Pastoral Council: 2nd


Rowena Parks
Year on Pastoral Council:2nd



More Information

For more information, contact Mandy Crawford at 512-576-0883.

For more opportunities for you to share your time, talent and treasure within our parish, visit the ministries page or schedule an appointment with Tommy Sustaita, Volunteer Coordiator at