Office Staff

Marla Shepherd

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Administrative Assistant, graduated from Missouri State University with a B.S. in Office Management and has over 25 years of office experience. Marla serves in her church through women’s ministry and the church office and is active in Moms in Prayer International. She and her husband, Dave, are blessed with two children.

Michelle Proctor

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Michelle joined the NEO Team in April, 2021 as District Bookkeeper.

Gloria McKellips

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Special Projects Assistant,  joined the district team in July 2007 after teaching private piano lessons for 28 years. Gloria, along with her husband, Dave, love the people of Northeast Oklahoma and are privileged to serve alongside these great friends. They are blessed and greatly enjoy the rare moments they spend with their 3 children and 5 grandchildren.

District Advisory Council

David McKellips (chairman, ordained minister)
Jeff Jankowski (secretary, layperson)
Steve Brown (ordained minister)
Steve Davis (ordained minister)
Bret Metcalfe (ordained minister)
Dawn Phillips (layperson)
Jeff Stewart (layperson)
Brady Thelander (ordained minister)
Abby Williams  (layperson)

Jim Thornton (District Secretary)
Tim Ogden (District Treasurer)
Joe Gschwandtner (SDMI Chairman)
Carol Stevens (District NMI President)
Ryan Amey (District NYI President)