Governance & Membership

2021 Board of Governors

The Board of Governors is comprised of 17 active members of the Oklahoma Bar Association. One representative is elected for each of the nine Supreme Court judicial districts, as such districts existed prior to January 1, 2020 [Order No. SCBD 4483 (2020 OK 17)],  by lawyers in those respective districts plus three statewide at-large members and the Young Lawyers Division chairperson. Officers are the president, vice president, president-elect and secretary/treasurer.

For information on board vacancies and nominations, visit the Board Vacancies page.



Michael C. Mordy
P.O. Box 457
Ardmore, OK 73402
mmordy (at) mordylaw.com

Executive Director

John M. Williams
Oklahoma Bar Association
P.O. Box 53036
Oklahoma City, OK 73152
johnw (at) okbar.org


James R. Hicks
110 W. 7th Street, Suite 900
Tulsa, OK 74119-1044
jhicks (at) barrowgrimm.com

Vice President

Charles E. Geister III
201 Robert S. Kerr, Ste. 1600
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
cgeister (at) hartzoglaw.com

Past President

Susan B. Shields
Two Leadership Sq., 10th Fl.
211 N. Robinson
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
susan.shields (at) mcafeetaft.com

District Representatives

District 1

Michael R. Vanderburg
Ponca City, OK 74604
citysson (at) gmail.com

District 2

Michael J. Davis
425 W. University Blvd.
Durant, OK 74701
mdavis (at) se.edu

District 3

David T. McKenzie
210 Park Avenue, Suite 3030
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
david (at) lawokc.com

District 4

Timothy E. DeClerck
202 W. Broadway
Enid, OK 73701
ted (at) mdpllc.com

District 5

Andrew "Andy" E. Hutter
Norman, OK 73072-9648
andrew (at) hutterlaw.com

District 6

Richard D. White Jr.
525 S. Main Street, Suite 800
Tulsa, OK 74103
rwhite (at) barberbartz.com

District 7

Benjamin R. Hilfiger
620 W. Broadway St.
Muskogee, OK 74401-6219
ben (at) cookhilfiger.com

District 8

Joshua A. Edwards
P.O. Box 1628
Ada, OK 74821-1628
jedwards (at) adalawoffice.com

District 9

Robin L. Rochelle
511 S.W. C Avenue
Lawton, OK 73501
rochelleassociates (at) yahoo.com

At-Large and YLD Representatives


Amber Peckio Garrett
Amber Law Group
2727 E. 21st Street
Midway Building, Suite 100
Tulsa, OK 74114
amber (at) amberlawgroup.com


Kara I. Smith
Okla. Health Care Authority
4345 N Lincoln Blvd.
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
kara.smith76 (at) gmail.com


Miles T. Pringle
Nichols Hills, OK 73120
mtpringle21 (at) gmail.com

YLD Chairperson

April J. Moaning
P.O. Box 20118
Oklahoma City, OK 73156
aprilmoaninglaw (at) gmail.com