Steve Childers, as Communications Director, supervises the production of public relations and fund-raising materials. He coordinates or assists in public presentations and efforts to enhance and protect the image of OBHC. Before joining the staff of OBHC in 1995, Steve was the Minister of Education and Associate Pastor at First Baptist Church, Cushing, for 13 and one-half years. Born in Altus, Steve grew up in Oklahoma and West Texas.
A graduate of Moore High School, the University of Tulsa, and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Steve worked in advertising in Oklahoma City for four years, and taught school in Lusaka, Zambia, for two years as a journeyman with the Foreign Mission Board of the SBC. Steve is a member of Village Baptist Church, OKC, and enjoys painting. He has exhibited his work in several galleries in the Southwest and participates in local festivals including the Festival of the Arts in Oklahoma City.