President Pro Tempore
For Immediate Release: January 11, 2019
Senator Greg Treat, R-Oklahoma City
State Capitol Room 422
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73105
Sen. Greg Treat
Senate Pro Tempore Greg Treat announces agency, board, commission
Senate President Pro Tempore Greg Treat, R-Oklahoma City, announced
a slate of appointments to various state agencies, boards and commissions.
The Senate pro tempore regularly makes appointments to fill spots
on the various state agencies, boards and commissions. The governor
and House speaker also make appointments.
Pro Tempore Treat said as the new leader of the Senate he will emphasize
and prioritize the appointment process.
“The appointment process is one of the important duties of
the Senate leader because agencies, boards, and commissions have
a lot of input and oversight over issues like education, health
care, and public safety,” Treat said. “It’s important
we attract qualified, energetic, experienced people to serve our
state. If you are interested in helping us move Oklahoma toward
a better and brighter future, please contact my office to let us
know about your interest and willingness to serve.”
The list of appointments include:
• Brett Coble of Ardmore to the Long Term Care Services and
Supports Advisory Committee for a term serving at the pleasure of
the Senate president pro tempore. Coble is serving in a new position
as a member who represents for-profit nursing homes.
• Sheryl Lovelady of Oklahoma City to the Board on Judicial
Compensation for a term serving at the pleasure of the Senate president
pro tempore. Lovelady is serving as a member who represents a civic
organization and replaces William Hubbard, who resigned.
• Molly Wehrenberg of Edmond to the Oklahoma Commission on
the Status of Women for a term beginning immediately and expiring
June 30, 2022. Wehrenberg replaces Bernice Mitchell, who resigned.
• Jim Laurick of Edmond to the Oklahoma Law Enforcement Retirement
System board for the remainder of a four-year term expiring June
30, 2021. Laurick is being reappointed to the board.
For more information, contact:
Sen. Treat: (405) 521-5565