Board of Trustees

GORDON HELM (1975, 1978-MBA)

Gordon Helm serves as the Vice President and Controller of Helmerich & Payne, Inc., a NYSE- listed Tulsa-based contract drilling company. Helmerich & Payne, Inc. is one of the largest land rig contractors in the United States and also operates in numerous countries around the world. Gordon has over thirty-five years of accounting and business experience, with the last twenty-two being at Helmerich & Payne.

Gordon received both his bachelor's degree in business administration (1975) and his master's degree in business administration (1978) from Oral Roberts University. He is also a certified public accountant (CPA).

Gordon and his wife, Linda, who is also an ORU graduate (1975), have attended and been involved with Christian Chapel Assembly of God for over thirty years. They have two sons, a daughter, a son-in-law, a daughter-in-law, and two granddaughters and a grandson.