staff bios


Meet our staff at Good Shepherd:

Travis Fitzgold

Travis Fitzgold


Pr. Travis Fitzgold is grateful to serve as Pastor of 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 enjoys tennis, aikido, nature, and woodworking. He lives in Austin with his family: Katy and Sage, and their dog Xela. 

Phone: (512) 270-1849

Teresa Johnson

Teresa Johnson

Office Manager

Teresa provides administrative help to the pastor as well as the church members.  Teresa is originally from Colorado but now calls Bastrop Texas her home.  She and her husband enjoy travelling, fishing, going on cruises, Rv’ing and the beach. She has 4 children and 12 grandchildren that she spends as much of her free time with as she can.  

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:

Judy Seymore President
Emily Cosman Vice-President
Lori Chapin Secretary
Jan Schwindt Treasurer
Mary Black Spiritual Life Chair
Betty Davenport Care and Outreach Chair
Randy Geltmeier Resource 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