Aaron and Cindy Deister graduated from Abilene Christian University, moved to Houston, and came to MCOC in May 1994. Both of their sons were actively involved in Memorial's children and youth programs and have since graduated from Oklahoma Christian University. Aaron and Cindy's family grew when Collin and Megan were married in 2018, and again when Cade and Madison were married in 2020. Aaron is a Finance executive, 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 family shepherds.