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Presidential Search

The OPSU Presidential Search Committee and Board of Regents invite nominations and applications for the position of President of Oklahoma Panhandle State University. The President is the Chief Executive Officer of the University and is responsible for providing leadership to and assuring the effective administration of a four-year institution in Goodwell, Oklahoma.

Founded in 1909, OPSU provides higher education opportunities primarily for people of the Oklahoma Panhandle and surrounding areas. It offers a comprehensive range of academic programs, research, and public service activities in its College of Agriculture, Science, and Nursing; College of Arts and Education; College of Business and Technology; and College of Online Learning. The University has a total enrollment of approximately 1,600 students.

Applications may be considered up to the time the position is filled; however, to be assured of consideration they must be received by February 18, 2022.

To apply, please submit materials electronically via email to board@okstate.edu or to the below address.

OPSU Presidential Search Committee
OSU/A&M Board of Regents
900 N. Portland Ave.
Oklahoma City, OK 73107

If you have any questions regarding this process, please call the OSU/A&M Board of Regents Office at (405) 945-3263.

OPSU is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/E-verify employer committed to diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

  • Regents Representatives
    • Mr. Joe Hall, Committee Chair
    • Mr. Jarold Callahan
    • Mr. Billy Taylor
    • Dr. Trudy Milner, Board of Regents Chair (ex-officio)
    • Mr. Jason Ramsey, CEO, Office of the Board of Regents (ex-officio)
  • OPSU Student Representatives
    • Ms. Skyla Jones
    • Mr. Jesus Mesta
  • OPSU Alumni Representatives
    • Ms. Diane Murphey
    • Mr. Jack Strain
  • OPSU Faculty Representatives
    • Dr. Curtis Bensch
    • Mr. Stacy Nordquist
    • Ms. Kimberly Smith
  • OPSU Administrative/Staff Representatives
    • Ms. Chyanna Black
    • Ms. Liz McMurphy
  • At-Large Appointments
    • Ms. Amada Alvidrez
    • Mr. Roger Edenborough
    • Mr. Matt Freeman
    • Mr. Zac Perkins
    • Mr. Kim Peterson
    • Ms. Geraldine Sanchez

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