Rita Velasquez

Associate Director of Lay Ministry

Office: 002
Office Hours:

  • Monday and Wednesday: 1:00 -- -2:00 PM
    Tuesday and Thursday: 4:00 -- -6:00 PM
E-mail: rvelasquez@ost.edu

  • BA St. Edward’s University
    MA Boston College
    Lay Formation Ministry Certificate (Boston College)
    Hispanic Leadership Certificate (St. Mary University)
    MA in Theology (Oblate School of Theology)


  • Oblate School of THeology (currently)
    • Lay Ministry Institute Associate Director
      Sophia Community Program Director
  • San Antonio Archdiocese
    • Office of Social Concerns
      Southwest Deanery Coordinator
      Professional Catechist

Academic interests: Lay formation and education; Spirituality,(geriatrics, caretakers, hospice).