Oblate School of Theology Announces New School President

Dr. Scott Woodward After an extended process, Oblate School of Theology has announced the next president of the school. Dr. Scott Woodward began his term as president of the Oblate School of Theology on September 8th, 2020. His official installation will take place on Friday evening, October 23rd.  In January of 2020, Scott was invited by the Board of Trustees to accept the position of Oblate School of Theology’s 19th President.   Dr. Scott Woodward, who has been the Vice President of Academic Affairs and Dean the school for the past ten years, was born in Baton Rouge, LA. He and his wife, Cathy, of 42 years, have three children and one grandchild. Scott attended Seattle University where he received a BA in Religious Studies (1980) and a Masters in Religious Education (1984). After moving to San Antonio, he attended St. Mary’s University where he was a Distinguished Graduate with a MA in Biblical Theology. He then enrolled at Oblate School of Theology where he was awarded his Doctor of Ministry degree in 2004.  OST has been home for Scott for the last 30 years. He has worked with the school’s Lay Ministry Programs, has directed the MA in Pastoral Ministry, and, prior to becoming Dean in 2010, served as Associate Academic Dean. He has … Continue reading Oblate School of Theology Announces New School President