OKLAHOMA CITY – Governor Mary Fallin today announced several appointments. Here are two that caught my eye. Congratulations to Lou Watkins and Dan Keating.
Board of Regents for the Oklahoma Agricultural and Mechanical Colleges
Lou Watkins of Stillwater is a former college professor and department chair. She currently serves on the board of regents for OSU A&M colleges. Watkins received a bachelor’s degree and a masters in secondary education from OSU. She is being reappointed and is representing Congressional District 3. Senate confirmation is required for her appointment.
Board of Regents of the Tulsa Community College
Dan Keating of Tulsa is the president of Summit Consolidated Group, a national brokerage and insurance company. He received a bachelor’s degree from the University of Tulsa and masters in business administration from OU. Keating currently serves on the board of directors for the Salvation Army, State Chamber of Commerce and Valley National Bank. He is replacing Robert Burton who resigned. Keating’s appointment requires Senate confirmation.