Pastor Richard Kerr became pastor of Trinity Baptist Church on June 1st of 2007. He was born and raised in Oklahoma and graduated in 1970 as part of the first graduating class of Putnam City West High School. He joined the U. S. Navy during the Summer of 1970 and served for 4 years. During that time he married his high school sweetheart, Vicki McCullah. They have 5 children, 15 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild.
Pastor Kerr spent 15 years teaching in Christian schools in the Oklahoma City area. He taught elementary classes for 4 years and then high school Math and Sciences as well as spending 8 years in administration and coaching basketball. During this time he served as Youth Director, Music Director, Children’s Pastor and Associate Pastor on a part-time basis.
Trinity is Pastor Kerr’s fourth pastorate, having served in Altus, Medford and Slaughterville, all in Oklahoma.