The Reverend Robert (Rob) Patrick Dixon

5th Rector of Holy Cross Episcopal Church

Headshot DixonRob was born and raised outside of Fairhope, Alabama. He and his wife, Amanda, have three children, share a love for their pets, and enjoy time each summer in the mountains of Colorado. After receiving his Bachelor of Chemical Engineering from Auburn University, Rob worked in sales for Nalco Chemical Company for eight years. He ended his career at Nalco to become the youth minister at Christ Church in Pensacola and to discern his call to the priesthood. Rob served at St. David’s in Austin while in seminary, and, after graduation, he became the rector of St. Stephen’s in Brewton, Alabama.  Most recently he served as the Associate Rector for Pastoral Care and Outreach at St. Martin’s in Houston, Texas.

Amanda received her Bachelor of Arts in History from the University of West Florida and has taught high school history for six years. She currently stays home with their three children – Hayden (16), Stella Rose (4), and Sierra (2) – but looks forward to returning to the classroom soon. Rob and his family are overjoyed to be returning to Pensacola for him to serve as the rector of Holy Cross!