Aaron and Cindy Deister graduated from Abilene Christian University, moved to Houston, and came to MCOC in May 1994. Both of their sons were strongly involved in Memorial's children and youth programs and now attend Oklahoma Christian University. In 2018, Aaron and Cindy's family grew when Collin and Megan were married. Aaron has a career in Accounting and Finance, and Cindy is a preschool teacher at Friendship School. Aaron became an elder in 2018 and loves being able to serve as one of our church family shepherds.