Mon, February 13, 201711:00 AM
Academy of Senior Professionals Luncheon -- Monday, February 13, 2017
Corporate Sponsor: Mercer-Adams Funeral Service
Ray Sanders, founder of GiANT Experiences and former CEO of Water4, graduated from Yukon (OK) High School and attended the University of Oklahoma where he earned a degree in broadcast journalism and mass communications.
Ray began his career in journalism as a news anchor for a National Public Radio affiliate. He wound up in Washington, D.C. working in corporate communications.
After a few years and feeling a call to the ministry, Ray returned to Oklahoma to work for the offices of the Baptist General Convention of Oklahoma. He capped off a decade of service there as the executive editor of the Baptist Messenger of Oklahoma from 2006 to 2008. He was ordained as a minister by Council Road Baptist Church.
In addition to being CEO of Water4 from 2012 to 2016 and founding GiANT Experiences, Ray has also served as CEO of Red Dot Building Systems.
Ray loves speaking on, “The Power of Personal Influence” and “The Leader Ladder.” He regularly blogs at www.RaySanders.com where he shares istories and experiences from his faith, family and travels.
Ray and his wife Stephanie have six children.