2013 | Chairman of the Board, Lindsay Smith

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Lindsay Smith served as the Chairman of the Board in 2013, but her involvement with the Chamber dates back to 2004. Lindsay is a Choctaw native with deep roots in this community. She owned and operated Top Notch Cheer and Tumbling, taught and coached at Choctaw High School, and worked a year for the Chamber. Today you can find Lindsay …

2012 | Chairman of the Board, Johnny Jump

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Johnny has been a staple in the Choctaw community for well over 30 years. He may be best known as the owner of Mojo Sports, the supplier of sports apparel, trophies, and equipment for nearly every team and organization in EOC . He’s also well known for his years of coaching at Choctaw and as the catalyst for CATS (Choctaw …

2011 | Chairman of the Board, Trent Smith

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Trent Smith, owner of Sycamore Roofing and Development, served as the Chairman of the Board in 2011. Trent is a Choctaw native who has spent a lifetime serving his hometown and neighboring communities. He’s served on various boards and committees within the Chamber and with the city of Choctaw. Trent also participated in our first EOC Leadership class last year. …

2010: Chairman of the Board, Frank Bean

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Frank Bean, Vice President/Loan Office with BancFirst in Jones, served as the Chairman of the Board in 2010. Frank is a Choctaw native who has spent a lifetime serving his hometown. He currently serves on various boards and committees within the Chamber and with the cities of Choctaw and Jones. We appreciate Frank’s hard work and continued commitment to improving …

2008 & 2009 | Chairman of the Board

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Join us as we thank Laura Ramer and Randy Ross for their hard work and commitment to the Chamber and to the community of Choctaw. As we look back over the years in celebration of our 40th anniversary, we can’t help but be grateful and appreciative of everyone who volunteered their precious time and valuable skills to bettering the chamber …

2007 | President/Chairman of the Board, Denna Lay

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Denna Lay served as the President/Chairman of the Board in 2007. Under Denna’s leadership, the Chamber hired Tracy Qualls as their first full time employee. This was a bold move, but later proved to be a smart move. Denna is not only committed to the Chamber, but also to the Choctaw community. Just last year, Denna and her husband, Zeke, …

2006 | President/Chairman of the Board, Dr. Terry Underwood

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We are especially grateful to Dr. Underwood’s service to the Chamber and the community. Dr. Underwood’s commitment to building and bettering relationships between the EOC Tech Center and the business community in Eastern Oklahoma County is invaluable. EOC Tech Center offers business consulting and training resources comprised of specialists experienced in a variety of industries. From training for new technologies, …

2004 | President/Chairman of the Board, Linda Bomgren

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After retiring from state and local government positions, Linda Bomgren served as the President/Chairman of the Board in 2004. Linda’s goal was to increase membership in the Chamber and make the Chamber more visible in the community. Linda worked tirelessly to support local businesses, to encourage shopping locally, and to bring more retailers to the area. We appreciate Linda’s dedication …

2003 | President/Chairman of the Board, Dr. Jim McCharen

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How appropriate on the first day back to school for CNP students that Dr. McCharen is our former President spotlight of the week! Dr. Jim McCharen served as the President/Chairman of the Board in 2003, and has chaired the Golf Tournament Committee for the last 13 years. One of Dr. McCharen’s legacies will undoubtedly be the strong (and lasting) partnerships …