staff bios


Meet our staff at Good Shepherd:

Travis Fitzgold

Travis Fitzgold


Pr. Travis Fitzgold is gratefully serving in his first call at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church. Travis received his MDiv from Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary and attended Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary in Berkeley, CA, for his Lutheran Year in Residence. Travis founded and runs the entrepreneurial ministry Zen Learning Project, which teaches creative arts with a focus on mindfulness. He lives in Austin with his family: Katy, Sage, dogs Xela and Wink. 

Phone: (512) 270-1849

Rebecca Tabor

Rebecca Tabor

Office Manager

Rebecca provides administrative help to the pastor as well as the church members.  Rebecca was born and raised in Elgin, Texas.  She lives with her family in Elgin: Matthew, Elizabeth, Aubrey, Tenley.

Phone: (512) 303-3980


Steve Carlton

Steve Carlton


Steve received a B.A. in Music from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, where he studied classical and jazz piano. Since moving to Austin in 2014, he has been involved in music in Austin and Bastrop County, in addition to his involvement with Good Shepherd Lutheran Church,

church council members 

Meet our Council at Good Shepherd:

Jan Schwindt President (
Heather Moilan Vice-President
Lori Chapin Secretary
Randy Geltmeier Treasurer
Judy Seymore Outreach Chair
Bethany Dietrich Spiritual Life Chair
David Halbrook Grounds Maintenance and Development Chair


Sunday, 10 am

Bible Study

Sunday, 8:30 am

Dialogue Circles

Wednesday, 6:30 pm

Contact Info

202 State Hwy 71

PO Box 750

Bastrop, TX 78602

(512) 303-3980