The Board of Directors represents all sectors of the manufacturing economy:

  • Five directors representing small to medium-sized manufacturing companies
  • Four directors representing large corporations

The chief executives or their designees of:

  • Oklahoma Center for the Advancement of Science and Technology
  • Oklahoma Department of Commerce
  • Oklahoma Department of Career and Technology Education
  • Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education
  • Three members representing the Associate Member group

Chairman of the Board
Brad Boles, Wilco Machine & Fab, Marlow

Vice-Chairman of the Board
Billy McCullers, Sportschassis LLC, Clinton

Secretary of the Board
Chris Tietz, Kirtz Shutters, Stillwater

Treasurer
Jeff Kendall, Arvest Bank, Tulsa

Class S Directors
Steve Benefield, Choctaw Defense, McAlester
Ramin Zarrabi, Cerdyne Boron Products, Quapaw

Class L Directors
Linza Jones, BlueCross BlueShield of Oklahoma, Tulsa
Janet Smith, Public Service Company of Oklahoma, Tulsa

Associate Directors 
Martha Gregory, Tulsa City-County Library, Tulsa
David Thomison, i2E, Tulsa

Public Sector
Michael Carolina, Oklahoma Center for the Advancement of Science and Technology
Connie Lake, Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education
Martin Roberts, Oklahoma Department of Commerce
Robert Sommers, Oklahoma Department of Career and Technology Education

Legal Counsel 

Terry Doverspike, Pray, Walker, Jackman, Williamson and Marlar, Tulsa

Federal Liaison
Gary Thompson, NIST/MEP