Meet Our Staff

System Manager of Pastoral Care, The Rev. Oran Lee

Chaplain Lee received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Texas Tech University in 1979, and a Master of Divinity from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in May of 1983. He was ordained in 1986. He has served as a chaplain at INTEGRIS Baptist Medical Center since August 1992 and has been a Board Certified Chaplain with the Association of Professional Chaplains since February 1996. For several years he served as the state certification chairman for that organization. He currently serves as a mentor for those who are seeking certification.

Oran is endorsed by the Baptist General Convention of Texas, where he serves on the endorsing council. 

Prior to becoming a hospital chaplain, he served two churches as pastor and one as the associate pastor. He is married with two adult children and two grandchildren. 

INTEGRIS Baptist Medical Center, Supervisor of Pastoral Care, Rev. Noel Gray

Chaplain Noel Gray received a Bachelor’s in Psychology and Ethics from Mid America Christian University, and a Master of Divinity in 2009 from Phillips Theological Seminary in Tulsa, Oklahoma.  She received a second Master’s Degree in Psychology in 2018.  She is ordained and endorsed by the Christian Church Disciples of Christ.  Chaplain Noel became board certified in 2011 after completing 8 units of CPE and a two-year residency program at INTEGRIS Health.  She is the Senior Pastor of Refuge Fellowship Church. She is currently Supervising Clinical Pastoral Education and finishing her Doctorate in transformational ministries for women. Noel’s areas of specialty are mental health, social justice in health care, and end of life.  She is currently the Supervisor of Pastoral Care at INTEGRIS Baptist Medical Center.  Rev. Noel is the Co-Author of the book I am Woman Enough, which is a bestseller on Amazon.  Noel has three adult children and four grandchildren.

INTEGRIS Baptist Medical Center, Staff Chaplain, Rev. Rusty Elkins

Chaplain Rusty Elkins received a Bachelor of Arts from Southwestern State University of Oklahoma in 1978 and a Master of Divinity from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in 1982. He was ordained in 1989 and has worked At INTEGRIS Baptist Medical Center since August of 2000. He became a Board Certified Chaplain in 2003. His fields of specialty are Neurology, Urology, Burn, and Surgery. Prior to becoming a hospital chaplain, Chaplain Elkins spent ten years in youth ministry and ten years in student ministry on a college campus. He is married with two adult children.

INTEGRIS Baptist Medical Center, Staff Chaplain, Rev. Brent Ashby

Chaplain Brent Ashby received a Bachelor’s degree from Ozark Christian College and a Master of Divinity from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is currently finishing a Doctor of Ministry degree from Dallas Theological Seminary. He ordained in the Independent Christian Churches/Churches of Christ.  Brent has been a staff chaplain with INTEGRIS Health since February 2019. His specialties include end of life care, geriatrics, and spiritual formation. He is married and has two fur children (dogs) at home. Brent and his wife have a son and daughter-in-law who also live in Norman. Hobbies include reading, music and movies, and OU sports.

INTEGRIS Baptist Medical Center, Portland Avenue, Staff Chaplain, Rev. Craig Thomas

Chaplain Craig Thomas received a Bachelor of Arts from Central State University (UCO) in 1982 and Master of Divinity from Liberty University in 2009. He completed one year of Clinical Pastoral Education at INTEGRIS Southwest Medical Center and hospice chaplain for five years before coming aboard with INTEGRIS Portland Avenue in 2019. He served twenty-five years in the military with thirteen years as chaplain in the U.S. Army Reserves. He is endorsed through the Coalition of Spirit-Filled Churches. His fields of specialty include end of life and palliative care. He is married with four adult children. 

INTEGRIS Baptist Medical Center, Chaplain, John Wambugu

Chaplain John Wambugu joined the INTEGRIS Health team in 2016. He currently serves as Regular Part Time Chaplain. John leads the Sunday morning Chapel service at INTEGRIS Baptist and provides coverage on-call at nights as well. He is married and has adult children. He is ordained in the Southern Baptist Convention. 

INTEGRIS Decisions and INTEGRIS Mental Health Spencer, Chaplain Susan Stephenson

Chaplain Susan Stephenson received a bachelor’s degree and a master in theology. She is ordained and endorsed through the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship. She has been a chaplain with INTEGRIS Health since 2006 and completed her CPE here. She currently serves mental and behavior health populations at Decisions and Spencer through spirituality groups and individual consultation. She is married and has two children. 

INTEGRIS Southwest, Pastoral Care Supervisor, Rev. Brian Warfield

Chaplain Brian Warfield received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Oklahoma Baptist University in 2005 and a Master of Divinity degree from Princeton Theological Seminary in 2011. He completed two years of Clinical Pastoral Education with INTEGRIS Health in the chaplaincy residency program. He is ordained and endorsed for hospital chaplaincy through the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship. He has been a Board Certified Chaplain since 2013. His fields of specialty include Mental Health, Pediatrics, and Chronic Illness. He is married and has four young boys. Brian is currently finishing his Doctor of Ministry degree from George W. Truett Seminary at Baylor University with a focus on the spiritual formation of children and adolescents in acute mental health settings. Brian recently acquired a ukulele and enjoys playing for patients and staff.

INTEGRIS Edmond and Canadian Valley, Staff Chaplain, Rev. Larry Guttridge 

Chaplain Larry Guttridge Larry began his journey with INTEGRIS in 2007 in Clinical Pastoral Education while working within INTEGRIS Southwest Medical Center and INTEGRIS Baptist Medical Center. Larry is a Board-Certified Chaplain with the Association of Professional Chaplains and holds certification as Grief Recovery Specialist.  He is endorsed and commissioned through the North American Mission Board.  He earned his Master of Divinity degree from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary and his undergraduate Bachelor of Arts Pastoral degree from Oklahoma Baptist University.  Larry brings to us a rich pastoral experience having been involved in pastoral care for the last twenty-eight years.  Larry and his wife have been blessed with two children, one grandson. Larry is known for playing his guitar and singing with patients on request. 

INTEGRIS Miami Hospital and Hospice, Staff Chaplain, Rev. Brian Moomey

Chaplain Brian Moomey graduated in 1987 from Rhema Bible College in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and has been an ordained minister with Rhema Ministerial Association since 1989. He pastored and worked in missions for many years. To pursue Chaplaincy, he obtained a Bachelor of Science in Addiction Psychology, four units of Clinical Pastoral Education with ACPE and he is a Board-Certified Chaplain with The Association of Certified Christian Chaplains since 2016. He is also a licensed Drug/Alcohol Counselor. His specialties are addiction counseling and end of life care. After being a full-time Chaplain at Freeman Health System in Joplin, Missouri for five years and working in Hospice many years, he had the opportunity to join INTEGRIS Health in May of 2019 and works in a dual role of Hospital/Hospice Chaplain. 

INTEGRIS Bass Baptist Health Center, Pastoral Care Supervisor, Rev. Perry Walker

Chaplain Perry Walker received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Oklahoma Baptist University in 1984 and a Master of Divinity degree from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in 1991.  He has completed four units of Clinical Pastoral Education with INTEGRIS Health.  He is ordained and endorsed for hospital chaplaincy through the North American Mission Board of the Southern Baptist Convention.  He has been a Board Certified Chaplain since 2013 with the Association of Professional Chaplains.  He is married and has three married children and three grandchildren.  Prior to becoming a hospital chaplain, he served as a cross cultural missionary in South America for 24 years.  Chaplain Perry also serves with INTEGRIS Health Language Services providing Spanish translation for patients.  

INTEGRIS Grove, Chaplain, Rev. Gary Bishop

Chaplain Gary Bishop received a Bachelor of Business Management/Marketing from the University of Oklahoma. He obtained a Master in Religious Education and Christian Psychology from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth, Texas. He is ordained with the Southern Baptist Convention. Gary began his tenure with INTEGRIS Health as Volunteer Chaplain Coordinator at the Grove Hospital. He has been employed as Chaplain since 2005. His area of specialty is grief counseling. Gary is married and has two sons, a daughter in law, and one incredible grandson! He remains very active in pulpit supply.