Peter de Keratry, CFRE
Peter de Keratry joined the team at the Archdiocese of Oklahoma City on July 1, 2016 and serves as Executive Director of Stewardship and Development. He oversees all areas of stewardship and development in the archdiocese including annual, capital and endowment fundraising programs to support a wide array of ministries.
After growing up in Amarillo, Texas, Peter graduated from Texas A&M University in Speech Communication and he also holds a Master of Arts in Philanthropy and Development from Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota and is a Certified Fund Raising Executive. He is a member of the Order of Malta. Peter and his wife Colleen live in Edmond and are members of Saint Eugene parish. Their four children attend the Catholic School of Saint Eugene.
Peter comes to Oklahoma from his previous position as Campaign Manager of To Teach Who Christ Is, a $350 million campaign for the Archdiocese of Chicago. He has worked in diocesan, parish, school, and university ministry settings across the United States and served as Director of Resource Development in the Archdiocese of Brisbane, Australia.
Lisa McKelvey has worked at the Archdiocese of Oklahoma City since October 2016. Lisa provides quality customer service to benefactors and parishes. She is responsible for the day to day activities of the Stewardship office and is the cheery voice on the other end of the phone when you call. She responds to many of the contacts to the office and handles the scheduling and RSVP’s for the Assembly of Catholic Professionals. She maintains the Stewardship and Development webpages along with the online giving webpages.
Lisa grew up in Stillwater before moving to Norman and the University of Oklahoma for her undergraduate degree. Prior to joining the staff at the Archdiocese, she worked for 4 years in Customer Service Management. She now lives in Edmond and attends St. Monica’s parish in Edmond where she is a member of the choir.
Parish Campaign Director
Matthew Gerred has been with Archdiocese of Oklahoma City since February of 2017. As Parish Campaign Director, Matthew is working with parish communities to implement the One Church, Many Disciples capital campaign. He is responsible for coordinating all aspects of the campaign process including planning and organization, volunteer training, solicitation training, solicitation management, and follow up.
Matthew, along with his wife (Caylor) and three children (Richard, Grace and Marina) are members of St. John Nepomuk in Yukon. Matthew grew up in Southern California, and moved to his wife’s hometown of Yukon, Oklahoma in 2014. He graduated from California State University Northridge with a degree in Finance and his time over the last decade been split between the fundraising and insurance industries.