Board & Staff

Executive Committee

  • Russ Florence, Chair

  • Shane Fernandez, Chair-Elect

  • Sanjay D. Meshri, Immediate Past Chair

  • Ted Haynes, Vice Chair, Fund Development

  • Sherri Goodall, Vice Chair, Membership

  • Adrienne Watt, Vice Chair, Programs

  • Steve Higgins, Vice Chair, Public Awareness

  • Risha Grant, Vice Chair, NFJC

  • Michael F. Smith, Secretary

  • Howard G. Barnett Jr., Treasurer

Members at Large

  • Kristin Bender
  • Michael P. Johnson
  • Steve Malcolm
  • Judge Linda Morrissey
  • William W. O'Connor*
  • Sheryl Siddiqui
  • Clark A. Wiens

Board of Directors

Sr. Barbara Austin, O.S.B.
John A. Gaberino, Jr.*
Dr. Thomas K. McKeon
Dr. Keith Ballard
Sheriff Stanley Glanz
Allison Moore
Sharon J. Bell*
Kevin Gore
Michael Neal
Dr. Don Betz
Timothy H. Harris
Dennis Neill
Dr. Mouzon Biggs, Jr.*
Dr. Kirk Hartzler
Brad Nguyen
Richard Boone
Matthew Horten
Pierce Norton
Steve Broussard
Chuck Hoskin, Jr.
Dr. Gary Peluso-Verdend
David Charney
Oliver S. Howard*
Judge David Peterson
Gerard Clancy M.D.
John K. Howk
David Pynn
Lisa Zaidle Clark
Jerry L. Hudson*
J. Harvie Roe
Ginny Creveling*
Jim Langdon*
M. Susan Savage
Barry M. Davis
Rev. Tamara Lebak
Greg Shaw
Duminda DeSilva
Dean Janet Levit
Rabbi Charles P. Sherman*
Yusuf G. Dundar
Warren Linn
Dr. Kent J. Smith, Jr.
Linda Edmondson
Marcia MacLeod
Terry Spencer
Ruth Ann Fate
Bill Major
Steve Swetoha
Rabbi Marc Boone Fitzerman
Rebecca Marks
Steve Turnbo*
Robert Franden
Robert E. Martin
Dr. Steadman Upham
Rev. Msgr. Patrick Gaalaas
Nancy McDonald
Rev. David Wiggs

A.H. "Chip" McElroy, II

*Past Chairs


Honorary Director

  • Tulsa Mayor Dewey Bartlett

Emeritus Directors

  • Dr. Mujeeb R. Cheema
  • The Rev. Dr. Clarence W. Knippa
  • Robert J. LaFortune
  • The Rev. Dr. G. Calvin McCutchen, Sr.

NLR Representative

  • Mandy Winton

Youth Representative

OCCJ Staff

  • Jayme Cox, President & CEO

  • Emily Dukes, Fund Development Director

  • Moises Echeverria, Program Coordinator

  • Sarah Rana, Program Coordinator

  • John Rudolph, Office Manager

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