Mayors and OMPA meet with Speaker Designate

On Friday, September 2, mayors from the City of Edmond and the City of Ponca City, along with staff from the Oklahoma Municipal

Pictured from left to right: David Osburn, OMPA; Mayor Homer Nicholson, Ponca City; Representative Charles McCall, District 22; Randy Elliott, OMPA; Mayor Charles Lamb, Edmond; Jennifer Rogers, OMPA

Pictured from left to right: David Osburn, OMPA; Mayor Homer Nicholson, Ponca City; Representative Charles McCall, District 22; Randy Elliott, OMPA; Mayor Charles Lamb, Edmond; Jennifer Rogers, OMPA

Power Authority (OMPA), met with Speaker Designate Representative Charles McCall at the OMPA offices in Edmond. The purpose of this meeting was to continue to educate the Representative on the history of OMPA and the unique role we play with our member cities.

The representative, mayors and OMPA staff had in depth discussions regarding issues facing OMPA and our member cities, as well as our outlook on the future.

Those in attendance were: Representative Charles McCall, District 22; Charles Lamb, Mayor of Edmond and OMPA Board Chair; Homer Nicholson, Mayor of Ponca City and OMPA Board Secretary; David Osburn, OMPA General Manager; Randy Elliott, OMPA General Counsel; Drake Rice, OMPA Director of Member Services; and Jennifer Rogers, OMPA Governmental Relations Representative.

Oklahoma Municipal Power Authority (OMPA) is a not-for-profit organization, established in Title 1

1, the Municipal Code of the Oklahoma statutes. OMPA was created for the purpose of providing an adequate, reliable and affordable supply of electrical power and energy to Oklahoma’s municipally owned electric systems. The Authority presently serves 42 municipally owned electric systems in Oklahoma. As a consumer-owned public power entity, OMPA is owned by the member cities it serves.