The Rev. Dean Lawrence

Dean joined the Good Shepherd staff in November of 2017, which brought him, along with his wife, Sarah and daughter, Emeline Grace, to Austin from College Station. In his role as the Priest for Liturgy and Outreach, Dean ensures our worship services are well planned and well executed while seeking to discern where and how God calls us to be present in the wider community. Dean earned his BS in Computer Engineering from Texas A&M University. After college, he attended Virginia Theological Seminary and earned his Masters of Divinity (MDiv). Sarah and Dean have been married for more than 20 years and recently adopted their daughter. In his free time, Dean is an amateur musician, runner, and beer brewer.