Faculty, Staff Express Thanks to Parrish

Former Oklahoma Baptist University Interim President John W. Parrish (center) greets Dr. Terry James, OBU assistant professor of education, and Ray Fink (right), OBU sports information director, during a reception in his honor Thursday, Dec. 18. The reception provided an opportunity for OBU faculty and staff to express thanks for Parrish's leadership of the university from Nov. 11, 2007-Oct. 31, 2008. Dr. David W. Whitlock assumed the presidency of OBU on Nov. 3.