Pastors, Staff, & Deacons

Brent Prentice

Senior Pastor

Brent is originally from Stigler, Oklahoma. He has been with Eagle Heights for eleven years. Prior to coming to Eagle Heights, he was the Associate BCM Director at OSU. He enjoys The Lord of the Rings, Abraham Lincoln books, and post-apocalyptic movies. He and his wife have three children. He has his Masters of Divinity degree from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.

Dr. Ryan Smith

Associate Pastor

Ryan is from Ponca City, Oklahoma and is a graduate of Oklahoma State. He has been with Eagle Heights for sixteen years. He is the author of the book, Not That God. He is a music-lover, Apple product user, and is often seen at Aspen Coffee. He and his wife have two children. He has a Doctorate of Ministry degree from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary and Masters degrees from Gateway Seminary and Midwestern Seminary. 

Parker Goforth

Student Minister

Parker is originally from Tulsa, Oklahoma. He has a Masters of Divinity from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky. He has served Eagle Heights since June, 2018. He is married to his lovely wife, Anna Kate, and loves to play with his dog, Puddin'. 

Matthew Ziegler

University Minister

Matthew and his wife Elizabeth were married in 2004 and have been members of Eagle Heights since 2014. They are professional wranglers of the three Ziglets: Maverick, Anslee, and Leo. Matthew and Elizabeth also serve the local community, as well as University Students, through an organization called InFaith. 

Mindy Hardy

Office Manager

Mindy is originally from Pryor Creek, America. She has been on staff at Eagle Heights for over twelve years. She is a rabid OSU fan, loves her dog Sammy, and makes delicious pudding cookies and frothy drink. Mindy loves discipling younger women and has a wrestling action figure hanging from her computer monitor. She is also an award-winning league bowler but still can't beat Ryan.

Jill Daugherty

Children's Director

Jill is a long-time Stillwater resident and graduate of Oklahoma State University. She has worked with kids at Eagle Heights since the church's inception. Jill was in charge of AWANA and took the responsibility of Children's Director in 2015. She and her husband have three teenage girls. Jill likes to travel and spend time with her family.

Esther Rogers

Sunday Morning Children's Coordinator

Esther is originally from Stillwater, Oklahoma and grew up as a part of Eagle Heights' Children's ministry. She and her husband, Casey, have two sons and two daughters. Esther coordinates all of our Sunday morning children's activities and is always ready to help new volunteers get plugged in!

Wendy Ringer

First Impressions Director

Wendy came on staff at Eagle Heights in 2015. She and her husband have three children (two boys and a daughter) whom Wendy home schools. Wendy has a heart for the local church and connecting people with the church body. She graduated from Oklahoma State University in 1995. 

Dana Duell

Worship Associate

Dana is originally from Chickasha, Oklahoma and is a graduate of Oklahoma State University where she met her husband, Jason. Dana is a songwriter and recording artist with a great passion for seeing God worshiped by the local church. She has several years of worship leading experience and loves to run, cook, and bake. She has been leading with the Eagle Heights Worship Team for several years. She and her husband have two children.

Tammy Ramsey

Finance Secretary

Tammy is a mother of four and grandma of one. She has been with Eagle Heights for about ten years. She is originally from Mustang, Oklahoma and holds a degree from OSU. She is a soccer fan, loves spending time with her family, has many animals, and enjoys running. 

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Blake Brasor
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Joe Steele
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Cayton Jones
Ron Delahoussaye
Jerod Cottom
Scott Farrington
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