Steve GrahamCoordinator


Dr. Graham is a native Oklahoman, born in OKC and raised in Alva and Enid. He has served on church staffs in Fairview, OK, Hereford, TX, Dallas, TX and Shawnee, OK. Steve served also as Pastor at First Baptist Church of Fairview, Spring Creek Baptist Church in Oklahoma City, and Second Baptist Church in Liberty, MO.

Prior to accepting his position as Coordinator for the CBF of Oklahoma, Steve spent five years as Director of Ministerial Excellence for the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship resource center in Atlanta. His primary focus during those years had been connecting ministers and lay leaders to peer learning groups through the Initiative for Ministerial Excellence. Under Steve’s leadership, the network grew to more than a hundred and thirty peer learning groups consisting of more than one-thousand participating ministers. Beyond this, Steve has worked also to develop annual retreats and workshops to enrich and renew pastors.

Steve is married to Jennifer Lackey Graham and they have two adult children, Jeffrey and Whitney. Dr. Graham holds degrees from Oklahoma Baptist University (B.A.), Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (M.Div.), and Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (D.Min.).


2017-18 Coordinating Council


Zac Stevens – Moderator (NorthHaven, Norman)

Don Gilmore – Moderator-Elect (First Baptist, Norman)

Denise Dillon –Past Moderator (First Baptist, Tulsa)

Micah Groves – Recorder (Northwest, Ardmore)

Dan Hobbs – Parliamentarian (NorthHaven, Norman)


Terms Expiring in 2018

Will Brown – American Indian (Hobart, OK)

Mike Bumgarner – NorthHaven (Norman, OK)

Joe Bob Weaver – First Baptist Church (Norman, OK)

Linda Hicks – First Baptist Church (Oklahoma City, OK)

Dan Hobbs – First Baptist Church (Norman, OK)

Eileen Smith – Spring Creek Baptist Church (Oklahoma City, OK)

Denise Dillon – First Baptist Church (Tulsa)


Terms Expiring in 2019

Don Gilmore First Baptist Church (Norman, OK)

Marva Morris – Spring Creek Baptist Church (Oklahoma City, OK)

Paul Kent – First Baptist Church (Tulsa, OK)

Julian Guerrero – Deyo Mission (Lawton, OK)

Bryan Royse – Spring Creek Baptist Church (Oklahoma City, OK)

Zac Stevens – NorthHaven (Norman, OK)

Allison Terrell – First Baptist Church (Tulsa, OK)


Terms Expiring in 2020

Suzi Boydstun – Spring Creek Baptist Church (Oklahoma City, OK)

Autumn Lockett – NorthHaven (Norman, OK)

Jodi Williams – Northwest Baptist Church (Ardmore, OK)

Jan Tipton – First Baptist Church (Shawnee, OK)

Mitch Randall – NorthHaven (Norman, OK)

Cornelius Wade – St. John Missionary (Oklahoma City, OK)

Micah Groves Northwest Baptist Church (Ardmore, OK)