2019


December: No Speaker – Field Trip

November:

October:

September:

August: Lance McDaniel - deadCenter Film Festival

July: Mohammad & Jalal Farzaneh - Home Creations

June: Mikeal M. Clayton – Site Director and Senior Council, Boeing of Oklahoma City

May: Justice James R. Winchester – Member, Supreme Court of Oklahoma

April: Rachel Pappy – Tax Attorney, Polston

March: Leslie Osborne – Labor Commissioner

February: Kelly Dyer Fry – Publisher/Editor and VP of News, The Oklahoman

January: Tom McDaniel – Chancellor, Oklahoma City University

 

2018


December: No Speaker – Field Trip to YWCA

November: Doug Stussi – Executive Director, Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores, Inc.

October: Cathy O’Conner – President and CEO, The Alliance for Economic Development of Oklahoma City

September: Mary Fallin – Governor, State of Oklahoma

August: David Holt – Mayor, City of Oklahoma City

July: Meg Salyer – Councilwoman, Ward 6

June: Rand Elliott, FAIA – Principal, Elliott + Associates Architects

May: Jim Tolbert – Owner, Full Circle Bookstore / The Full Circle Press

April:  Dave Lopez – Retired, Secretary of State, Education and Workforce Development

March: Janet L. Peery – CEO, YWCA Oklahoma City

February: Chief William “Bill” Citty – Oklahoma City Policy Department

January: Teresa Rose Crook – Director of Community Programs, Oklahoma City Community Foundation

2017


December: No Speaker – Field Trip to Homeless Alliance

November: Bob Funk Jr – Owner/President, Prodigal

October: Rhonda Hooper – President/CEO, Jordan Advertising

September: Jane Jenkins – Downtown Oklahoma City, Inc.

August: Gov. Bill Anoatubby – Chickasaw Nation

July: Kirk Humphreys and Mike Turpen

June: Kris Steele – Executive Director, TEEM

May: Robert J. Ross – President & CEO, Inasmuch Foundation

April: Joy Hofmeister – State School Superintendent

March: Ronnie K. Irani – President & CEO, RKI Energy Resources

February: Dan Straughan – Executive Director, The Homeless Alliance

January: Chris Keesee – Chairman, Kirkpatrick Bank

2016


December:   No Speaker – Field Trip to Positive Tomorrows

November:   Brad Martin – Chairman, Chesapeake Energy

October:   Charles L. Spicer, Jr. – President/CEO, OU Medical System

September:   Daniel Pullin – Dean/Chair, OU Price College of Business

August:  Jim Roth – Attorney, Phillips Murrah P.C.

July:    James Pickel – Smith & Pickel Construction

June: Carl Edwards  –  Partner, Price Edwards & Company

May: Stephen Prescott, MD – President, Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation

April:  Chip Fudge – Chairman, Claims Management Resources, Inc.

March:   Stan Clark – Founder/CEO, Eskimo Joe’s

February:   Mike Stice – CEO, Access Midstream

January:   Everett Dobson – Chairman, CEO Dobson Technologies

2015


December:   Kari Watkins – Exec. Director, OKC Natl Memorial

November:   Doug Lawler – CEO, Chesapeake Energy Corp.

October:   Steve Lackmeyer – Reporter, The Oklahoman

September:   Steve Green – President, Hobby Lobby

August:  Sen. James Lankford – U.S. Senate

July:    Rob Neu – Superintendent of OKC Public Schools

June: Scott Pruitt –  Attorney General

May: Lance McDaniel – Exec. Dir., deadCENTER Film Festival

April:  James Bennett – CEO/President, SandRidge Energy

March:   Doug Stussi – Exec VP/CFO, Love’s Travel Stops

February:   Chad Wilkerson – Exec, Fedl Resv Bank of KC-OKC Br.

January:   Aubrey McClendon – Founder, American Energy Partners

2014


December:   No Speaker – water4 Tour

November:   John Michael Williams – President, WBFB Law

October:   Judy Hatfield – President of Equity Realty, Inc.

September:   Chris Reen – President of OPUBCO Communications Group

August:  Todd Lamb – Lt. Governor of Oklahoma

July:    Mick Cornett – Oklahoma City Mayor

June: Dave McLaughlin –  Co-Founder of Advance Food

May: David Boren – President of the Univ. of Oklahoma

April:  Coach Ted Owens – Former Head Basketball Coach of the Univ. of Kansas

March:   Dr. George E. Young, Sr.

February:   Lee Allen Smith – Oklahoma Events

January:   Dr. Steven Agee – President and COO of Agee Energy, LLC

2013


December:   No Speaker – OKC Thunder Arena Tour

November:   Gary England – News Channel 9 Meteorologist

October:   Sam Presti – General Manager of the Oklahoma City Thunder

September:   David Rainbolt – CEO of BancFirst Corporation

August:  Robert Henry – President of Oklahoma City University

July:    Berry Tramel – Sports columnist for The Oklahoman and NewsOK.com

June: Jay Wilkinson –  Executive, Author & Speaker

May: James E. Finch – Special Agent in Charge, Federal Bureau of Investigation

April:  Justice Steven W. Taylor – Justice of the Supreme Court of Oklahoma

March:   Meg Salyer – Ward 6 City Councilperson

February:   Dr. Janet Barresi – Superintendent, Oklahoma State Department of Education

January:   Larry Nichols – Executive Chairman, Devon

2012


December:   No Speaker – Sandridge Energy Tour

November:   Pete Winemillerk – OKC Thunder

October:   Tom Cole – US Congress

September:   Esther George – Kansas City Federal Reserve President

August:  Dr. David Albert

July:    Tim Brassfield – All-Sports Association

June: Chuck Spice –  OU Children’s Hospital

May: Rand Elliott – Architect

April:  Kim Bradford – Osage Exploration and Development

March:   Ben Robinson – Retired Air Force General

February:   Mayor Mick Cornett – Mayor of Oklahoma City

January:   Debbie Hampton- United Way

2011


December:   No Speaker – Field Trip to Educare

November:   Bob Funk – Express Employment Professionals

October:   Lon Kruger – OU Basketball Coach

September:   Mary Melon – The Journal Record

August:  Toby Rowland – “Voice of the Sooners”

July:    Jeremie Kubicek – Giant Impact

June: Cathy O’Connor –  The Alliance for Economic Development

May: Aubrey McClendon – Chesapeake Energy

April:  Stephen Jones – CEO – Jones, Otjen, and Davis

March:   Reggie Whitten – Whitten Burrage Law

February:   Chad Richison – Founder, PayCom

January:   Dohn Richels – Devon Energy

2010


December:   No Speaker – Gaylord-Pickens Museum Trip

November:   James Lankford – Republican Candidate for Congress

October:   Tom Hoenig – President, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City

September:   Lt. Governor Jari Askins – Democrat Candidate for Governor

August:  Congresswoman Mary Fallin.- Republican Candidate for Governor

July:   Tom Love – Chairman & CEO – Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores

June:   Steve Lackmeyert –  Reporter, The Oklahoman

May: Bruce Lawrence – President/CEO – INTEGRIS Health

April:  David Rainbolt – CEO – CEO – BancFirst Corp.

March:  Laura Story, P.E. – Assistant City Engineer – City of Oklahoma City

February:  Marsh Pitman – Real Estate Developer – Oklahoma City

January:   Chad Wilkerson –  Vice President, Economist, Branch Executive – Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Oklahoma City Branch

2009


December:   Kari Watkins –Executive Director – Oklahoma City National Memorial

November:   Mayor Mick Cornett – Mayor – Oklahoma City

October:   Bill Hancock – Administrator – BCS

September:   Sam Presti – General Manager of the Oklahoma City Thunder

August:  Dr. Glen D. Johnson Jr. –  Chancellor for Higher Education – Oklahoma

July:    Ed Evans – Founder, Chairman & CEO – Stelera Wireless

June:   Dr. Stephen Prescott –  Lieutenant Governor – Oklahoma

May: Lt. Governor Jari Askins – President – Cox Communications

April:  Dave Bialis – CEO – All Sports Association, Senior Associate Commissioner Big XII

March:   Tim Brassfield & Tim Allen – CFO – Converse

February:  Michael Prince – Economist – Oklahoma State University

January:   Dr. Mark Snead

2008


December: No speaker – Speaker of the Oklahoma House of Representatives

November:   Gov. Frank Keating – President and CEO of the American Council of Life Insurers

October:   Tom L. Ward – Chairman & CEO of SandRidge Energy, Inc.

September:   Kathryn L. Taylor – Mayor of Tulsa, Oklahoma

August:  Rep. Mary Fallin – (R-OK) Congresswoman, Oklahoma Fifth District

July:    Jerome A. Holmes – Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit

June:   SV. Burns Hargis –  President, Oklahoma State University

May: Bill Anoatubby – Governor of the Chickasaw Nation

April:  William Citty – Oklahoma City, Chief of Police

March:   Clayton I. Bennett – President of Dorchester Capital

February:  Peter B. Delaney – Chairman, President and CEO of OGE Energy Corp.

January:  David Griffin – President of Griffin Communications, LLC

2007


December: No speaker – Tour of Downtown Housing Developments

November:   David L. Boren – President of the University of Oklahoma

October:   John Q. Porter – Superintendent of Oklahoma City Public Schools

September:   Steve Mason – CEO of Cardinal Engineering

August:   David Prater – Oklahoma County District Attorney

July:   Roy H. Williamser – President and CEO of the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber

June:   Sen. Glenn Coffee –  Co President Pro Tempore of the Oklahoma State Senate

May:   Mayor Mick Cornett – Mayor of Oklahoma City

April:  Dan Straughan – Executive Director of the Homeless Alliance

March:   Taylor Keen – President, Keen Consulting, LLC

February:   Paul Coury – Chairman of the Coury Group

January:   Lance Cargil – Speaker of the Oklahoma House of Representatives

2006


December: No speaker – Tour of Skirvin Hotel under construction

November: Amanda Paliotta – Urban Development Consultant

October:   Mr. Willis Reed – Vice President of Basketball Operations, Hornets Basketball

September:   Mr. Ed Kelley – Editor, The Oklahoman

August:   Jeff Bower – General Manager, NBA Hornets Basketball

July:   David Woods – Partner, Giant Partners

June:   Chris Paul & Speedy Claxton –  NBA Hornets Basketball

May:   Scott Pruitt – State Senator/Co-owner of the Oklahoma Redhawks

April:   David Thompson –Publisher, The Oklahoman

March:   Gray Frederickson – President, Graymark Productions

February:   Lee Allen Smith – President, OK Events

January:   Vince Orza – Dean of the Meinders School of Business at Oklahoma City University