Dr. Boyd received his Doctor of Ministry degree in 2002. He received his Master of Arts in Practical Theology in 1998. He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in 1977. All of his degrees were from Oral Roberts University. Dr. Boyd served in the Resident Advisor program and was a Residence Hall Director from 1977 to 1982. He worked as the Dean of Men in Student Affairs from 1982 to 1984. He became the Associate Dean of Students and served in that position to 1986. He served as the Dean of Student Affairs for 19 years and was appointed Dean of Student Development in 2005. Beginning in 2006 he was given the additional responsibility for Campus Ministry. Dr. Boyd is committed to merging development theory with spiritual formation. His wife, Dr. Kim Boyd, serves as the Dean of the College of Education at Oral Roberts University.

Dr. Boyd also is the President and Founder of Revelations-Revealed Truth Ministries, an evangelistic outreach which targets intercity youth who are considered at-risk. The heart of this ministry is to provide mentoring to the youth with emphasis placed on helping young men understand the role and responsibility of manhood. He and his wife are the founders of Revelations-Revealed Truth Evangelistic Center, a local church in the city of Tulsa. Ministry to the family is one of the priorities of the church. As a team, both are committed to revealing to others the covenant value of marriage and the awesome privilege parents have to nurture and prepare the next generation for life and service.

Dr. Boyd also is an author speaking to the next generation of men about fatherhood, manhood, and masculinity. The goal of this endeavor is to see men return to their rightful place in the home, in the workplace, and in the church.

Drs. Clarence and Kim Boyd are the parents of four children, all of which are ORU graduates. They also have seven grandchildren.