Jo Ann Howes has been the Office Manager at Redeemer since July 1, 2009. She attended Texas State University at San Marcos when it was Southwest Texas State Teachers College. Jo Ann also worked at and attended the University of Dallas where she met her husband, Robert. They live in Irving with two calico cats, Stratonice and BoBo, and attend Woodhaven Presbyterian Church.
Her special interest is working with children, and she volunteered for several years in the Irving ISD, receiving the Golden Apple Award presented by Association of Texas Professional Educators. In her spare time, Jo Ann likes to read and bake, and with her husband enjoys visiting small Texas towns with interesting courthouses and cafes with good pies!