Rusty joined the Alameda staff in 2003. Prior to Alameda, Rusty served as the Community Outreach Minister for the Bammel Church of Christ in Houston, Texas and as Youth Minister for the Westwood Church of Christ in Edmond, Oklahoma. Rusty has a B.A. in Bible from Oklahoma Christian University, a M.A. in Ministry from Oklahoma Christian University, and a M.A. in Administrative Leadership from the University of Oklahoma. Rusty also serves as a consultant for the Strata Leadership Group. Rusty and his wife Mitzi have been married since 1994. They have a daughter named Hope and a son named Cooper who has passed on to be with God. Rusty also enjoys running, reading, and cheering on the OU Sooners, but his greatest fulfillment in life is helping people embrace the hope of Jesus Christ.
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Alan joined the Alameda staff in July 2017. He has lived in the area, Blanchard, since 1988. Alan is a graduate of Oklahoma Christian University and the University of Oklahoma. He has 32 years of experience in education as a teacher, coach, and elementary building administrator. He retired September 1, 2017 from Oklahoma City schools and moved to Norman. Alan has a passion for outreach and missions. He has two children, Evan (29) & his wife Katie and Rayel (26).
Darin joined the Alameda staff in February 2006. He served as Connections Minister until transitioning to Campus Minister in July 2013. Prior to Alameda, Darin served as the Youth Minister for Hillsboro Church of Christ (Nashville, TN 2003-2006) and Oakcrest Church of Christ (Oklahoma City, 1996-2003). Darin holds a BS in Pre-Med Biology from Oklahoma Christian that he obtained in 1997. Darin and Amy have been married since 1998. They have two sons, Kalen (2001) and Kamden (2004). Darin enjoys spending time with his family. A lot of that time revolves around sports. Darin does a lot more watching and coaching than playing these days. He has enjoyed the change and the opportunity it provides to interact with the community.
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Lee joined the Alameda staff in August 2011. Prior to Alameda, Lee served as a youth minister for over ten years. Lee has a music degree from Harding University and a ministry degree from Oklahoma Christian University. Lee and his lovely wife Aime have been married since December of 1996. They have four amazing children: Brittain, Keegan, Hayden and Makenna. Lee enjoys playing music and golf with family and friends when time allows.
Jenny and her husband Brian have been at Alameda since 2002. In September 2011, Jenny joined the Alameda staff as Children’s Minister. Jenny was a public school teacher for six years. Jenny has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Elementary Education from Oklahoma Christian University. Jenny and her husband Brian have been married since 2001. They have four children, Cooper, Wyatt, Abram, and Maribeth.
Payton is the newest member to the Alameda staff joining in July of 2016. Prior to Alameda, Payton served as the college minister at Mayfair Church of Christ (Oklahoma City) and as an Admissions Counselor for Oklahoma Christian University. Payton has a B.A. in Preaching and Ministry from Oklahoma Christian University, and is currently working on his Master of Divinity. Payton also serves as the co-founder and president of a downtown non-profit ministry called The Gym which is located in downtown OKC. Payton and his wife Darian have been married since 2014, and currently the only babies have four legs and lots of fur. Payton enjoys a good book, a vigorous workout, and time off so he can go fishing. Oh, and Thunder Up!
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