Misty Poe named superintendent of Catholic schools

Misty Poe has been appointed the superintendent of Catholic Schools in the Diocese of Austin, effective June 5. Poe has 22 years of experience in Catholic education and has served as the assistant superintendent of Catholic Schools since 2012. Her predecessor, Ned Vanders, has served as the diocesan superintendent of Catholic schools for the last 12 years. He announced his retirement earlier this year, and plans to continue as a consultant for the remainder of 2017. There are 22 Catholic schools in the Diocese of Austin. For more information, visit www.csdatx.org. (Photo by Shelley Metcalf)