Dr. James Burkett received his doctorate from Luther Rice Seminary in 1979. He has presented APOLOGETICS-on-FIRE Conferences throughout the nation as well as Africa, Malaysia, Taiwan, and Great Britain. He is the founder and director of the Oklahoma School of Apologetics & Practical Theology as well as an Adjunct Scholar for the Josh McDowell Institute of Christian Apologetics and Adjunct Professor with Oklahoma Wesleyan University. Jim is a member of the Executive Committee for City Elders. He is married to Pamala, they have one daughter and parented two nephews.