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Dr. Kevin Penwell, President

Kevin Penwell, DO is an alumnus of CHA class of 1990 and the current President. He holds a BS in Physics and Engineering Science from Bob Jones University and a Doctorate of Osteopathic Medicine from Oklahoma State University. He is the founder and Chief Operating Manager of Immediate Care of Oklahoma Urgent Care Clinics around the OKC metro. He and his wife Sara (CHA class of 1992), have two children still attending CHA – Banner and Libby. Their daughter, Ivy, graduated in 2016; and their son, Levi, graduated in 2018.  They are members at WildWood Community Church, Norman, OK.

Mr. Ike Burress, Vice President

Mr. Burress has served since 1996 on our Board of Trustees and is the current Vice-President. He previously served for ten years on the Board of Deer Creek Schools, four of which he was the president. Mr. Burress holds a BBA degree from the University of Texas at Arlington, and is currently a consultant in the healthcare industry. He and his wife, Peggy, have two daughters who attended CHA - Brooke graduated in 1996, and Emily in 1999. They attend Heritage Baptist Church.

Mr. Jeremy Vogler, Treasurer

Mr. Vogler was elected to the Board of Trustees in 2016 and is the current Treasurer. He earned his BBA in Accounting at the University of Oklahoma in 2000, and is a licensed CPA. He currently is the Director of Accounting and Administration for Paycom in Oklahoma City. He and his wife, Cheryl, have 4 children currently at CHA – Samuel, Eli, Benjamin, and Leah. They are members of Capitol Hill Baptist Church in Oklahoma City, where Jeremy teaches Sunday School and serves as a deacon and treasurer.

Dr. Henry Chan

Dr. Chan has served on the board in an interim capacity since October 2016. He received a BBA from OBU in 1994 and received his Master of Divinity at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary in 2010. He served as an Associate Pastor of Discipleship and Family Ministry at Northwest Baptist Church for 6 years. Dr. Chan received his doctorate from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He and his wife Keo have been married for 18 years. They have two children, Kaleb and Caroline, currently attending CHA.

Mrs. Melanie Draper

Mrs. Draper is an alumna of CHA class of 1993. She holds a BS in Interior Design from the University of Oklahoma and a Master’s of Business Administration from the University of Central Oklahoma. She works at Architects Design Group (ADG) as a Program Manager. She and her husband Ronnie have one child, Laney, currently attending CHA. They are members of First Southern Baptist Church of Del City.

Mrs. Danielle Hill

Mrs. Hill was elected to the Board of Trustees in 2015. She is an alumna of CHA (class of 1997). She studied Speech Pathology at Oklahoma State University, and served for over 10 years as a Children's Minister. She works alongside her father running the Joe White Agency as an Insurance Producer in Edmond, OK. She and her husband Jon have three children currently at CHA - Cooper, Elijah and Lincoln, and attend Northwest Baptist Church of OKC.

Mr. Kevin McGehee

Mr. McGehee has 15 years previous board service to CHA including serving as the board president. He holds a BA degree in Sociology from Oklahoma Baptist University. He is currently the Vice President at Poly Films, Inc. Kevin and his wife, Tracy, have four children - Heather (class of 2005), Krista (class of 2008), Caleb (class of 2012), and Cassidy (class of 2015). The McGehee family attends First Southern Baptist Church of Del City.

Mr. Zac Graves

Mr. Graves is an alumnus of CHA class of 1994 and was elected to the board of trustees in 2018. His wife Kate is an alumna of CHA class of 1995. Zac and his wife have four children - Ellie, Sarah, Hank, and Sam. Zac graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a BBA in Accounting and serves as the Chief Executive Officer of SEF Energy. The Graves family attends Edmond Faith Bible Church.

Mrs. Deborah Young

Mrs. Young was elected to the Board of Trustees in 2016. She holds a BBA in Business Management and a MBA in Marketing from the University of Central Oklahoma. She currently serves as Development Coordinator for Hope Pregnancy Centers of Oklahoma, a ministry of Oklahoma Baptist Homes for Children. She and her husband Tim have one child, Mason, attending CHA. They are members at Southern Hills Baptist Church in South OKC.

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