The Rev. Anne Hoey '56
Alumna, Former Parent
Anne studied at Wellesley College and earned a B.A. in Spanish from The University of Texas at Austin. Anne served as trustee of St. Andrew’s and St. Stephen’s Schools, as chair of the St. Andrew’s school board, and on the vestry and as senior warden at Good Shepherd. She was employed by the Episcopal Theological Seminary of the Southwest as editor of its publications from 1978 until 1985, when she entered seminary as a postulant for holy orders. She received the degree of Master of Divinity and was ordained to the diaconate in 1988 and to the priesthood in 1989. She later served the seminary as adjunct lecturer and tutor in theology, as seminary chaplain, and as a member of its board of trustees. Anne served as associate rector of the Church of the Good Shepherd, Austin, from 1988 to 1997; rector of St. James’, La Grange, from 1997 to 2001; and associate rector of St. Michael’s, Austin, from 2001 until her retirement from the active ministry in 2005. She continues to serve as supply priest in various churches in and around Austin as well as St. Paul’s, Marfa, and St. James’, Alpine. She was interim rector at St. Alban’s, Austin, in 2014-15. Anne’s daughters, Elizabeth Hoey '83, Sarah Hoey '86, Catherine Hoey Randall '87, attended St. Stephen's.