Speaker Bureau


Are you looking for a speaker for your local parish bible study? A last-minute replacement for a catechism class? A leader for an in-service day, or a spiritual retreat? Look no further!

The Alcuin Institute, as a ministry of the Diocese of Tulsa & Eastern Oklahoma, is pleased to offer quality formation opportunities for faithful Catholics in the area. If you are interested in having Alcuin represented at your event, simply fill out the form below and we will endeavor to assist you as best as we can!

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Richard Meloche, Ph.D.

Richard Meloche is the President of the Alcuin Institute for Catholic Culture in the Diocese of Tulsa & Eastern Oklahoma. He earned his initial degrees in philosophy and theology from the University of Western Ontario, and his Ph.D. in Systematic Theology from Ave Maria University in Naples, Fla. When he is not studying or teaching the truths of the Catholic faith, Prof. Meloche enjoys the ‘simple’ life on his small farmstead in rural Oklahoma with his wife and seven children.

Areas of Specialty: Catholic Culture | Metaphysics | Epistemology | Sacraments | Virtue | Contemplative Prayer | St. Thomas Aquinas | Catechesis & Evangelization

Preferred Teaching Formats: Socratic Discussion | Lectures | Seminars | Conferences | Retreats

Aaron Henderson, Ph.D.

Dr. Aaron Henderson is a Faculty Tutor for the Alcuin Institute. He hails from Missouri and has lived in Kansas, Texas, and Florida while pursuing undergraduate and graduate studies in Theology. When he is not reading or writing about philosophical or theological topics, Aaron enjoys improving his translation skills and having a beer or two with good friends. Newly married, Aaron is eager to explore more of Oklahoma with his wife.

Areas of Specialty: Thomistic Philosophy & Theology | St. Augustine | Nature & Grace | Sacraments | Ecclesiology | Moral Theology | Biblical (Covenantal) Theology

Preferred Teaching Formats: Socratic Discussion | Lectures | Conferences

Aaron Henderson

Joey Spencer, D.Min.

Dr. Joey Spencer is a Tutor in the Alcuin Institute for Catholic Culture. In addition to teaching and studying theology, Joey enjoys spending time with his son, practicing the fine art of porch-sitting with family and friends, and being in the company of old books. Joey also serves as the Archivist for the Diocese of Tulsa and Eastern Oklahoma.

Areas of Specialty: Spiritual Theology | Angels & Angelology | Saints | Sacred Art | History

Preferred Teaching Formats: Lectures | Small Group Catechesis | Socratic Discussion

Donald Prudlo, Ph.D.

Dr. Donald Prudlo is the Warren Professor of Catholic Studies at the University of Tulsa. He teaches across the entire realm of Christian thought, interweaving history, theology, and philosophy into a seamless whole. Known for his witty personality and engaging style, he is committed to providing a rich interdisciplinary approach to the Faith, and wants to use Catholic studies to provide a comprehensive perspective on all of life.

Areas of Specialty: Theology | Thomism | Medieval History | Protestant Reformation | Saints & Sainthood | Liberal Arts

Preferred Teaching Formats:  Lectures | Conferences


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