Kuruvilla (K.O.) Oommen


K.O. and his family have called IBC home for more than 12 years. They love serving in Children's ministry, Middle School Ministry, and anyway they can find ways to serve the church.

K.O. was born in India and immigrated to the U.S. with his parents, and grew up in Houston, Texas. He and his wife Anita have been married for 14 years. They have two children, Alaina and Ian.

IBC has been both their church home and family, where they have received the amazing gifts of love, acceptance, and grace. They are passionate about personal recovery, particularly healing from past trauma, and believe that God uses people to make a powerful difference in the lives of others when facing wounds and heal from them in safe places and through authentic relationships. They have experienced the life-transforming power of Jesus through their own healing journeys, and are committed to passing this gift of healing to others.

Professionally, K.O. has worked as an attorney representing local governments for over 21 years. He has earned a B.B.A. (Finance) and B.A. (Political Science) from the University of Houston, and a J.D. from the University of Texas. He has worked for the City of Irving for the past 12 years and currently serves as the City Attorney. He loves spending time with his family and close friends, traveling, reading, and an active lifestyle.