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Nicholson Unanimously Re-Elected To OMPA Board of Directors
Ponca City Mayor Homer Nicholson was unanimously re-elected to serve another three-year term on the Oklahoma Municipal Power Authority’s (OMPA) Board of Directors during OMPA’s 2012 Annual Electors Meeting. The electors’ meeting was held at the Roland H. Dawson OMPA Headquarters Building in Edmond on September 13th.
Mayor Nicholson has served on the OMPA Board since December 11, 2008. He has served as Ponca City’s Mayor since March 2007.
For 38 years, he was employed with ConocoPhillips in Ponca City, 27 years in the geophysics department and the last 11 in facilities management. He started Nicholson Auction and Real Estate in 1993 after attending auctioneer schools at Gordon Cooper Vo-Tech in Shawnee and Worldwide College of Auctioneering in Mason City, Iowa.
OMPA is a state governmental agency created by the legislature to serve cities and towns that own and operate their electrical distribution systems and is governed by the members. The Authority presently serves 39 municipally-owned electric systems in Oklahoma.