|Updated: 5/07/2010 1:51 pm
||Published: 5/06/2010 5:32 pm
TULSA, OK -- A Tulsa Public Schools Administrator who now faces charges of sexual abuse, accused of inappropriately touching a student at Skelly Elementary, has an extensive background of working in various capacities, with children.
Yerton served as Children's Minister at Garnett Church of Christ in 2002 - 2004, and was terminated for leadership issues in 2007.
Yerton has traveled on numerous mission trips with his current church, Park Plaza Church of Christ. His family was involved in Let's Start Talking, an international ministry designed to reach and teach young people English through the word of God.
Yerton was planning to travel this sumer to Brazil with a church group.
Most recently, Yerton was named as a Silver Beaver for Boy Scout Troop 26 in Tulsa.