Faculty

Dr. Allison CassidyAllison Cassady, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Education

Director of Student Teaching

  • B.S., Texas A&M University - Elementary Education
  • M.A., Texas A&M University - Instructional Technology
  • Ph.D., The University of Texas - Curriculum and Instruction

Office: DAH 204

Office Phone: 405.425.5455

Email: Allison Cassady

Dr. Cassady is thrilled to be working with such a wonderful faculty, staff, and group of students at OC.  Much of her research interests center around classroom management and teacher preparation.   Dr. Cassady enjoys spending time with her family, cooking, reading, photography, and loves Broadway musicals. Dr. Cassady is married to Scott, and they have two children, Leo and Annie.  Dr. Cassady and family attend Memorial Road Church of Christ.

Dr. Darin MartinDarin Martin, Ed.D.

Associate Professor of Education

  • B.A., Harding University - Elementary Education
  • M.Ed., Harding University - Education Curriculum
  • Ed.D., Oklahoma State University - Education Administration

Office: DAH 202

Office phone: 405.425.5433

Email: Darin Martin

“I love teaching tomorrow’s teachers.  Our candidates and faculty are dedicated, caring, and focused on excellence.”  Dr. Martin is interested in classroom technology and assessment.  He is a member of the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, and serves as the Unit's accreditation coordinator.  He has his superintendant certification, and previously served as a building principal and classroom teacher.  Dr. Martin attends Memorial Road Church of Christ.

Dr. Robyn MillerRobyn Miller, Ed.D.

Chair and Director of Teacher Education

Professor of Education

  • B.S., Oklahoma Christian University
  • M.A., University of Central Oklahoma
  • Ed.D., Oklahoma State University

Office: DAH 100

Office phone: 405.425.5435

Email: Robyn Miller

Dr. Miller is the Chair of the Department of Education. She is also the Director of Teacher Education. Dr Miller is interested in cultural issues, and she works at OC for "the opportunity to mentor students in our program." Dr. Miller is the sponsor for Pi Lambda Theta. Her favorite memory of OC as a student was the Gamma Rho spring sing and class with John Vincent. Her favorite memory as a faculty member was when "the entire school of education attended a National conference." She and her husband Kris have three children: Chase, Makenzie, and Luke. She attends Dayspring Church of Christ.

Mrs. Rhonda MorrisRhonda Morris, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Education

  • B.S.,Northeastern State University - Early Childhood Education
  • M.Ed., Northeastern State University - Early Childhood Education
  • Ph.D., University of Oklahoma - Instructional Leadership and Academic Curriculum/Reading

Office:  DAH 205

Office phone: 405.425.5447

Email: Rhonda Morris 

Dr. Morris' research interests are in Response to Intervention, school change, and struggling readers.  "Working at OC with tomorrow's teachers is very rewarding.  It is amazing to watch them become confident in their teaching skills as they progress through their courses.  The love and passion our pre-service teachers show toward their students brings Christ into the lives of many."  Rhonda and her husband, Mark, attend Oakcrest Church of Christ where Mark serves as an elder.  They have two children.  Alan and his wife, Kathryn, live in Dallas and have two children, Aubrey and Owen.  Kurt and his son, Kaden, live in Tulsa.  Dr. Morris enjoys playing with her grandchildren, reading, and music.