Bro. Robert is a native of Joplin, MO. but pastored in Oklahoma for over 32 years serving six churches. He has served on the Board of Directors for the Baptist General Convention of Oklahoma and the Executive Committee of the Southern Baptist Convention in Nashville, TN. He has earned a Bachelors degree from Missouri Southern State University, a Masters from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, and a Doctorate from the Southern Baptist School for Biblical Studies. Bro. Robert has been a long time instructor through Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in the seminary extension program and is currently the director and an instructor affiliated with Oklahoma Baptist University. Robert and his wife, Terri were married in 1976 and have three grown children. They also have nine grandchildren.