Senator Rick Brinkley - District 34
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Education: Langston University, Oral Roberts University and Oklahoma State University
Legislative Experience: Senate Member, 2010 - present
Hometown: Owasso, Oklahoma
Party: Republican 

Senator Rick Brinkley is proud to represent the citizens of District 34 in the Oklahoma State Senate, serving portions of Owasso, Collinsville, Skiatook, Sperry, Turley and Tulsa. Senator Brinkley currently serves as Chairman of the Senate Pensions Committee, Vice-Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee and as a Freshman Senator was elected as Majority Whip. He was subsequently re-elected to that position by his peers. He grew up in Collinsville and now makes his home in Owasso.

Rick was elected to the Oklahoma State Senate in 2010 and brings a broad range of business and consumer experience to the legislature. From 1999 – 2011 he served as President/CEO of the Better Business Bureau serving Eastern Oklahoma and is currently the Organization’s Chief Operating Officer. In addition, he served as a member of the Board of Directors of the National Council of Better Business Bureaus for six years as well as on its Executive and Strategic Planning committees.

His professional background also includes serving as the Pastor of The Community Church in Collinsville for ten years. In addition, Rick spent ten years as a television producer, investigative producer, writer, and on-air personality. His work in television culminated with a National Emmy Nomination. He currently travels throughout the nation as a speaker, conference leader, and lecturer for corporations, universities,, non-profits, and educators.

Rick was the first person on either side of his family to attend college and is a graduate of both Langston University and the Oral Roberts University’s School of Theology and Missions and has completed some Doctoral work at Oklahoma State University’s College of Education.

Rick is an active member of First Christian Church in Owasso and has served on the Associate Board of the Oasis Adult Day Care Facility and is the former president of the Kiwanis Club of Tulsa. He is also a proud supportive “PeePaw” for his grandson’s soccer team, Blitz ’98 Red.

However, Rick’s greatest achievements are his son, John, and his grandson, Christian.


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Office Information

Capitol Address
District Address
Senator Rick Brinkley
2300 N. Lincoln Blvd., Rm. 238
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
(405) 521-5566
Executive Assistant: Jonathan Grable

District Information: District 34

Zip codes Represented

  • 74015, 74021, 74055, 74070, 74073, 74108, 74112, 74115, 74116, 74117, 74126, 74128, 74129, and 74130.


Counties Represented

  • Collinsville
  • portions of Owasso
  • Skiatook
  • Sperry
  • Turley
  • Tulsa

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