Meet The Team

Group of men and women that make up the giving team
Kent Allen


Vice President for Advancement

Kent is our wise leader, and he’s one of the most loving and encouraging guys around. If you’d like to learn more about Oklahoma Christian, reach out to Kent. He’d love to share this place with you!

phone 405.425.5094
phone 405.315.3008 (cell)


Will Blanchard


Director of Advancement Operations

With his heart set on serving his OC family, Will wears a lot of hats. Whether you’re a student, parent, alum, or donor, he’s waiting to hear from you. Give him a call to make a gift, get better connected, or to make a friend (and have a coffee while you’re at it!).

Christine Merideth


Assistant to the Vice President for Advancement

Not only is Christine Kent’s right-hand woman, she is also one of our gift processors and plays a huge role in our OC Associates program. If you’d like to set a meeting with Kent, become an Associate, or have a question about giving to the University, Christine will be glad to assist you.

Alan W. Phillips

Alan W.

Vice President for Alumni Relations

Taking on the leadership of OC's Alumni Program, while also keeping an eye on things happening in the great State of Texas, Alan is pumped about a renewed mission of engaging former students with our alma mater! It's a great time to be an alum of OC and to invest in her future! Give him a call! He's your new best friend at OC!

Chris Adair


Executive Director of Alumni Outreach

Chris loves learning about OC alumni and helping them connect or reconnect in ways that meet their needs personally, socially, and spiritually. He uses social media extensively to share information with OC alumni as well as gather information to best serve OC, our alumni, and our current students, faculty, and staff.

Gary Mason


Major Gifts Officer

If you’re looking to make a major gift toward the future of OC, Gary would love to connect with you. Or, if you’d like to turn the conversation toward God, golf, or motorcycles, well…Gary’s still your guy.

Jamie Haworth


Advancement Records Coordinator

As our data guru, Jamie helps us keep in touch with you! If you’d like to update your contact information or have a question about your OC gift, Jamie is ready to help.

Kim Reiter


Assistant Director of Alumni Outreach

When it comes to keeping OC alumni in the loop, Kim is a pro. If you are an OC alum and have a question (about anything!), she is ready waiting for your call.

Sharon Lindsey


Adminstrative Assistant for Advancement

If you’re not sure who to call, give Sharon a ring. Not only will she help you connect with the right person, she’s sure to be one of the nicest people you talk with all day.

Tonda Stafford


Advancement Data Processor

As one of our main pillars of Oklahoma Christian gift processing, Tonda is an expert when it comes to investing in OC. If you have any questions about your gift, Tonda is at your service.