Board of Directors and Staff Members.

The OERB is governed by an unpaid 21-member board. Representation is divided between independent oil and natural gas companies, major oil and natural gas companies, petroleum purchasers and royalty owners.

View the agenda for the next scheduled board meeting or the 2022 board meeting schedule.


Staff Members

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Mindy Stitt

Executive Director

Steve Sowers

Environmental Director

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Dara McBee

Senior Director, Communications

Lisa Schwarz

Education Director

Melanie Voice

SOER Director

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Cheryl Standage

Assessment Auditor/ PetroTech Coordinator

Brandon Sims

Enviromental Coordinator

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Viji Ayyaru


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Katie Dorsey

Assistant Director, Communications

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Nicole Keys

Education Coordinator

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Tawnni Klaus

SOER Coordinator