Board of Directors:

Dennie Dowell Patton – President, Founder, Author

Dennie, along with her now deceased husband, Howie, developed CTO and authored the original materials that now are comprised in the majority of the CTO Studies. She continues to disciple, train and write new studies with her husband, Tom Patton. Dennie serves as President of the corporation on the Board of Directors.

Randy Murphy – Chairman, Executive Director

Randy serves as the full-time Executive Director over CTO Ministries, giving vision, direction and oversight of all aspects of the ministry. He is also involved in teaching, training and discipling key leaders. Randy also serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors. 

Tom Patton – Director of International Ministries

Tom is married to Dennie and in addition to working together as a team in discipling, training and writing, he oversees all international ministries and curriculum translations. Tom also serves on the Board of Directors.

Chuck Oltman – Director of Curriculum

Chuck oversees the curriculum development for CTO and has given many hours of his personal time to designing and formatting the Three-Part Discipleship series. Chuck is an elder at his church and he and his wife Isabel are also involved in discipleship at the leadership level.

Jolene Braddy – Secretary

In addition to serving on the Training Team with her husband, Pat and seving together in their local church, Jolene serves the entire CTO team as the board secretary.  She brings to us many years of experience in working with women as a pastor's wife and her giftedness in administration. She organizes our quaterly meetings, keeps the official records of all meeting and helps kee us on track!!!   

Support Staff: 

Pat and Jolene Braddy – Training Team

Pat and Jolene disciple and train key pastor’s and leaders nationally both on location and via video conferencing. They also serve as the key contact couple for Northern Colorado.

Janet Murphy – Shipping, Editing

Janet fills and ships all orders and requests for CTO materials. She is involved in editing existing and new studies. She also disciples individuals and partners with Randy in discipling and training key couples.  

Maggie Spearin – Editing

Maggie works with Chuck and Janet in editing existing and new studies She is also involved in long-distance discipling through video conferencing  


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