Ron Peters - Businessman and former State Legislator, Oklahoma
Ron has worked on the Boards of many non-profits determined to make a difference in people’s lives,
and to brand Tulsa and Oklahoma as a place where people want to live, work and raise a family. Ron
is a tireless advocate of the public educations system, particularly as it pertains to early childhood education. While serving in the Oklahoma Legislature, Ron introduced and passed legislation
implementing an early childhood education program in Oklahoma. Ron has worked on Charitable
Boards and sponsored legislation to prevent and treat child abuse and neglect. Ron has also served
on non-profit Boards working for quality end-of-life care for the terminally ill.
Ron has been involved in Public Service for the last 15 years. First as a State Representative for 12
years and was recently elected to another term as a Tulsa County Commissioner. Prior to his Public Service work, Ron was President of a public relations firm after more than 25 years working in
the oil and gas industry.
Ron Peters graduated from the University of Tulsa. He and his wife Bonnie have been married for 49
years, they have two children, and six grandchildren, all who live in the Tulsa area.