Vice President for Alumni Relations
- B.S., Oklahoma Christian University
The son of a preacher and missionary, Alan grew up in Perth, Australia. He finished high school in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and obtained his B.S. in Business Administration at Oklahoma Christian University in 1976. He did some graduate work at Oklahoma City University. Alan was awarded OC’s Business Alum of the Year in 1998.
Alan has worked for Oklahoma Christian University (www.oc.edu) for a total of 23 years, where he currently serves as Vice President for Alumni Relations. Formerly he served as Vice President for Texas Operations. He established Phillips Consulting in 1994 to help faith-based nonprofit organizations. He served more than 30 nonprofits across the nation, offering executive coaching, fundraising consulting, capital campaign feasibility studies, campaign management, strategic planning, and marketing services. Previous to re-joining the administration at Oklahoma Christian in 2012, Alan served as Vice President for Missions Resource Network, Bedford, Texas (www.mrnet.org).
He served as an elder with the Lake Cities Church of Christ in the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex, before moving back to Edmond, Oklahoma in 2017. Alan met his wife, Donna (Barnes; ’78) at OC. They have been married 41 years and have three grown children and two grand-dogs. Their daughter, Kristi, graduated from OC in 2009 and is married to OC engineering faculty member, Kevin Plumlee (’05). Their other two children are current students at OC … Jason (a senior), and Anna (a junior).
Director of Alumni Communications and Research
Chris serves as Director of Alumni Communications and Research. He is originally from Grove, Oklahoma, but grew up in Fort Collins, Colorado. He graduated from Oklahoma Christian in 1997 with a History/Pre-Law degree. Before joining Oklahoma Christian, Chris worked for Allstate Insurance and Ford Motor Credit.
Chris lives in Edmond with his wife Jennifer (Thomas '94), who serves as State Tax Manager for Sonic Drive-Ins, and his twins Connor Matthew and Caton Leigh. They attend the Memorial Road Church of Christ
Coordinator for Alumni Relations
Kim Reiter serves as the Alumni Coordinator for Oklahoma Christian University. She is originally from Wichita, KS. She attended Oklahoma Christian and graduated with a B.S. in Mathematics in 1991. She was at home with her boys until 2005, when she began teaching middle school mathematics at OCA where her children attended. She started at OC in 2008 in Campus Police and moved to Alumni Relations in 2015.
Kim (Bean) and David Reiter, have three children, Brayden (OC 2015 graduate, married to Julie [Hudson- '15]), Seth (OC 2016 graduate) and Kayl (Freshman at OC). They are members at South Yukon Church of Christ.