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United Way of Central Oklahoma Board of Directors

The 2018 Board of Directors is a diverse group of local business leaders and community leaders who support us and provide guidance for meeting the needs within our community!

Each is committed to giving their time and expertise as volunteers and they donate generously to support our work. All United Way of Central Oklahoma Board Members are unpaid volunteers. 

Download a list of Board of Directors and Trustees


2018 Officers of the Board

Chairman of the Board

EDWARDS, CARL

Founding Partner

Price Edwards & Company

 

Chairman Elect

COUCH, JIM

City Manager

City of Oklahoma City

 

Secretary

ANOATUBBY, CHRIS

Deputy Secretary of Health

Chickasaw Nation Medical Center Adminstration

 

Treasurer

MCGUIRE, MATT

Senior Vice President

Heritage Trust Company

 

2018 Committee Chairs

 

Administration Chair

HARLOW, DAVID

Chief Executive Officer

BancFirst Corporation

 

Audit Chair

WOOD, MARK

Office Managing Partner

Ernst & Young LLP

 

Campaign Chair

TRAUSCHKE, SEAN

Chairman, President & CEO

OGE Energy Corp.

 

Communications Chair

FARRELL, HILLARY

Vice Chairman

Ackerman McQueen

 

Community Investment Chair

EZELL, BRAD

Senior Vice President

Benham, A Haskell Company

 

Ethics Chair

OTTAWAY, CYNDA          

Attorney 

Crowe & Dunlevy

 

Events Chair

FARZANEH, MOHAMMAD

President of Construction

Home Creations

 

Human Resources Chair

BERRY, M.T.

Assistant City Manager

City of Oklahoma City

 

Labor Chair

CURRY, JIM

President

Oklahoma State AFL-CIO

 

Nominating Chair

MARTIN, ED

Chairman

Ackerman McQueen

 

Research & Community Initiatives Chair

BETZ, DON

President

University of Central Oklahoma

 

Strategic Plan Chair

CLEMENTS, ROBERT

Executive Vice President

Clements Foods Company

 

Resource Development Chair

WHARTON, SHANE

Executive Vice President - Accounting & Administration

Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores, Inc.


Ex-Officio Members of the Board of Directors

 

ADA President                                                                              

NINNESS, STACEY

Chief Executive Officer

Neighborhood Services Organization

 

Canadian County Board Chair

STROH, KARLI

Metro Director Volunteer Services/Gift Shops

INTEGRIS Health

 

Emerging Leaders Co-Chair

CRISSUP, LESLIE

Project Engineer

Enable Midstream Partners

 

Emerging Leaders Co-Chair

GREENAWALT, DONNY

Supervisor - Production Reporting

Chesapeake Energy L.L.C.

 

Trustees

 

ARMITAGE MD, JOHN

President/CEO

Oklahoma Blood Institute

 

CARPENTER, DAVID

President and Chief Operating Officer

American Fidelity

 

CLEMENTS, DICK

Chairman of the Board

Clements Foods Company

 

COATS, MIKE

Commercial Banking Officer

IBC Bank

 

CORBETT, LUKE

President

Corbett Management, LLC

 

EDMONDS, TODD

Principal

HSE Architects

 

EISSENSTAT, ERIC

SVP, General Counsel, Chief Risk Officer and Secretary

Continental Resources, Inc.

 

FUNKE, MARK

President and CEO

Bank SNB

 

GEBHART, JIM

President

Mercy Hospital Oklahoma City

 

HILLIS, SUSAN

Partner

KPMG LLP

 

HUDSON, CLIFF

Chairman, CEO and President

Sonic, America’s Drive-In

 

JOSEPH, MICHAEL E.

Lawyer

McAfee & Taft

 

KRIEGER, BRADLEY

Chairman Greater Oklahoma City

Arvest Bank

 

LAMBERT, LINDA

President

LASSO Corp.

 

LIPPERT, JR, D.E. “RICK”

President

Lippert Brothers, Inc.

 

LORENZ, ROBERT

Community Volunteer

 

MCKINNEY, KENNETH N.

Attorney

 

MÉLON, MARY

President and CEO

The Foundation for Oklahoma City Public Schools

 

NICHOLS, J. LARRY

Chairman Emeritus

Devon Energy Corporation

 

NICHOLS, POLLY                                                                        

Community Volunteer

 

ORTLOFF, DAVE

Benefits Consultant

Dillingham Benefits

 

RITZ, LINDY        

President

The Ritz Group

 

ROONEY, PAT

Chairman and CEO

First National Bank Oklahoma

 

SHINN, TONY

Oklahoma City Market President

Bank of America

 

SHIRLEY, NATALIE

President & CEO

National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum

 

SPICER, CHUCK

President and Chief Executive Officer

OU Medical System

 

STUSSI, DOUG

Executive Vice President - Treasurer

Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores, Inc.

 

SYMCOX, LEE

President and Chief Executive Officer

First Fidelity Bank

 

TOLER, ROBERT

Review Officer

Oklahoma Banking Department

 

WALLACE, JEAN

Partner

Buttery Company LLP

 

WILKERSON, CHAD

Vice President and Branch Executive

Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City-OKC Branch

 

WILLIAMS, ROY

President & CEO

Greater Oklahoma City Chamber

 

YOUNG, SR., GEORGE E.

Representative, District 99

Oklahoma House of Representatives

 

2018 BOARD OF DIRECTORS

 

ANOATUBBY, CHRIS

Deputy Secretary of Health

Chickasaw Nation Medical Center Adminstration

 

BARTH, DANNY

Executive Vice President & Chief Administrative Officer

Oklahoma City Thunder

 

BEAVERS, MATT

Land Supervisor

Devon Energy Corporation

 

BERRY, M.T.

Assistant City Manager

City of Oklahoma City

 

BETZ, DON

President

University of Central Oklahoma

 

BROOKS, GARY

President

Cornerstone Development Group

 

BUCHANAN, KENT

Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

Oklahoma City University

 

CLARK, JASON

President and CEO

CompSource Mutual Insurance Company

 

CLAYTON, MIKEAL

Attorney

 

CLEMENTS, ROBERT

Executive Vice President

Clements Foods Company

 

COPPEDGE, MICHELLE

Director

Mike Monroney Aeronautical Center

 

COUCH, JIM

City Manager

City of Oklahoma City

 

CUMMINGS, SEAN

President

Cummings Oil Co.

 

CURRY, JIM

President

Oklahoma State AFL-CIO

 

EDWARDS, CARL

Founding Partner

Price Edwards & Company

 

EVEREST, TRICIA

Attorney

 

EZELL, BRAD

Senior Vice President

Benham, A Haskell Company

 

FARHA, CLAY

President

B.D. Eddie Enterprises

 

FARRELL, HILLARY

Vice Chairman

Ackerman McQueen

 

FARZANEH, MOHAMMAD

Owner/President of Construction

Home Creations

 

FIELDS, ROBERTA

Shareholder

McAfee & Taft

 

FLURY, KRISTAL

Human Resource Coordinator

Environmental Management

 

GOLSEN, JACK

Executive Chairman

LSB Industries, Inc.

 

GOULD, GARY

Senior Vice President

Continental Resources, Inc.

 

GRIGSBY, JENNIFER

Executive Vice President & CFO

Ascent Resources

 

HAGER, DAVE

President & CEO

Devon Energy Corporation

 

HAHN, STEVE

President

AT&T Oklahoma

 

HALL, KIRKLAND

Vice Chairman & CFO

Hall Capital

 

HARLOW, DAVID

Chief Executive Officer

BancFirst Corporation

 

HATFIELD, JUDY J.

Founding Principal

Equity Commercial Reality II, LLC

 

HELM, MARK

President and Chief Executive Officer

Dolese Bros. Co.

 

HIGGINBOTHAM, JOHN D.

Market CEO - Oklahoma City

Bank of Oklahoma

 

INGERSOLL, MARSHA

Community Volunteer

 

JAGGI, DENNIS

Managing Partner & Founder

EnCap Flatrock Midstream

 

JOULLIAN, E. CAREY

President & CEO

Mustang Fuel Corporation

 

KIRK, PERCY

Senior Vice President & Region Manager

Cox Communications

 

LAIRD, MICHAEL

Director

Crowe & Dunlevy

 

LAWLER, DOUG

Chief Executive Officer

Chesapeake Energy Corporation

 

LAWRENCE, C. BRUCE

Senior Advisor

INTEGRIS

 

LEGER JR., JEAN C.

Vice President, Utility Operations

OGE Energy Corp.

 

LISTER, JENEE NAIFEH

Senior Vice President - Wealth Management

Merrill Lynch/Bank of America

 

LOVE, JUDY

Co-Founder/Secretary

Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores, Inc.

 

MARTIN, EDMUND

Chairman

Ackerman McQueen

 

MCCUNE, RICK

Office Managing Partner

Grant Thornton

 

MCGUIRE, MATT

Senior Vice President

Heritage Trust Company

 

MILBOURN, WES

President & General Manager

KFOR-TV and KAUT-TV

 

MING, C. MICHAEL

Community Volunteer

NAGEL, RICK

Managing Partner

Acorn Growth Companies

 

NEAL, LANE R.

Associate Attorney

Durbin, Larimore & Bialick, P.C.

 

O'CONNOR, CATHY

President and CEO

The Alliance for Economic Development of Oklahoma City

 

O'CONNOR, TIM

President

Central Oklahoma AFL-CIO Labor Council

 

OTTAWAY, CYNDA C.

Attorney

Crowe & Dunlevy

 

PAGE, DAVID

Vice Chairman Commercial Banking

JPMorgan Chase

 

RAINBOLT, DAVID

Executive Chairman

BancFirst Corporation

 

REEN, CHRIS

President and Publisher

The Oklahoman Media Company

 

RICHELS, CHARLOTTE

Community Volunteer

 

RICHELS, JOHN

Chairman

Devon Energy Corporation

 

ROGERS, KRIS

Director of Tax

Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores, Inc.

 

ROPER, RANDY

Chief Credit Officer / First Executive Vice President

MidFirst Bank

 

ROTH, JIM

Director

Phillips Murrah P.C.

 

SACHS, KELLY

President - Oklahoma City Market

Commerce Bank

 

SALYER, MEG
President & CEO

Accel Financial Staffing

 

SAMARRIPAS, NICK

Vice President - Commercial Lending

Arvest Bank

 

SANDERS, DR. JASON

Senior Vice President & Provost

University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center

 

SCHROEDER, DAVID

Community Volunteer

 

SHORTRIDGE, KENT

Vice President of Operations

Oklahoma Natural Gas, A Division of ONE Gas

 

SMITH, GREG

Director, Strategic Integration

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems

 

SNEED, PERRY

Sheet Metal Workers International Association,

Local 124 Retiree

 

THOMPSON, DAVID

President & CEO

InvesTrust Wealth Management

 

TRAUSCHKE, SEAN

Chairman, President & CEO

OGE Energy Corp.

 

TURPEN, MIKE

Partner

Riggs, Abney, Neal, Turpen, Orbison & Lewis

 

WHARTON, SHANE

Executive Vice President - Accounting & Administration

Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores, Inc.

 

WHITE, TERRI

Commissioner

Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services

 

WOOD, MARK

Office Managing Partner

Ernst & Young LLP