2023 Board of Directors

2023 Executive Committee

Stacy Howeth, 2023 Board Chair

Director of Member Services, Oklahoma Association of Electric Cooperatives

Heather Kay, 2024 Chair Elect & MEE (OKC) Chair

VP Financial Empowerment, 
Tinker Federal Credit Union

Scott Tohlen, Immediate Past Chair

Director of Government Relations, Oklahoma Hospital Association

Steve Bagwell, At-Large
President and Chief Executive Officer, Vision Bank

Harrison Barbarick, Budget and Finance Chair

AVP Commercial Loan Officer, WEOKIE Federal Credit Union

Sarah Dickson, Marketing Chair

Director of Public Affairs, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City-Oklahoma City Branch

Micah James, Back to School Chair
Onboarding Specialist, Kindful Software 

Dr. Jeremy Oller, UCO Ex-Officio

Dean – College of Business,  University of Central Oklahoma

Jennifer Wallis, Invest in Girls Chair

SVP Marketing, Retirement Investment Advisors

2023 Members

Dr. Laura Ahlstrom
Assistant Professor of Economics, 
Oklahoma State University

Will Blanchard

President, Oklahoma Christian Academy

Ryan Butts
Certified Financial Planner, Chestnut Street Advisors

Amber Deramus
SVP Compliance & CRA Officer, Regent Bank

Mandy Dollar

FVP Private Wealth Management, MidFirst Bank

Tom Dunlap
Owner/Manager, Tripledee Drilling Co

Daniel Garcia, $martPath Chair & Past Board Chair
Managing Director, CPC Insurance

Chelsey Gipson-Smith
Assistant Professor of Economics, Tulsa Community College

Dr. Gary Gress
Instructor of Geography & Environmental Sustainability, University of Oklahoma

Darryl Howard, Audit Committee Chair
Senior Vice President, American National Bank

Rachel Johnson


Peter Junkin

Vice President, InvesTrust Consulting

Benjamin Kraft
First AVP & Credit Analyst, MidFirst Bank

Norman Markland

Director of Workforce Hope Center,  Oklahoma Department of Human Services

Jake McGuire
VP Private Banking, Watermark Bank

Daniel Mercer

Co-Founder & CEO, COOP Ale Works


Melissa Neal
Executive Director,    Oklahoma College Assistance Program

Janis Reeser

EVP Education, Oklahoma Bankers Association

Dr. Travis Roach
Associate Professor of Economics, University of Central Oklahoma

Leigh Singleton
FVP Financial Education, MidFirst Bank

Tresha Spoon
Director of Education, Absentee Shawnee Tribe of Oklahoma

Ben Steiger
Executive VP, Chickasaw Community Bank

Luke Walvoord

CFO, Nu Homes