Oklahoma Governor Reappoints Joseph Parker To State Regents - NewsOn6.com - Tulsa, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports - KOTV.com |

Oklahoma Governor Reappoints Joseph Parker To State Regents

Posted: Updated:
Governor Mary Fallin has reappointed Joseph Parker of Tulsa to the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education. Governor Mary Fallin has reappointed Joseph Parker of Tulsa to the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education.
OKLAHOMA CITY -

Governor Mary Fallin has reappointed Joseph Parker of Tulsa to the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education.

The announcement was made on Monday. Parker was first appointed in 2005 by Governor Brad Henry. He will serve a nine-year term pending confirmation from the Oklahoma Senate.

"Joseph Parker has spent the last seven years as a regent working to ensure Oklahoma continues to provide world class opportunities in higher education," Fallin said. "The regents will continue to benefit from his experience and dedication."

Parker is chairman of the board for Anchor Stone Co. in Tulsa, a company involved in the production of crushed limestone, sand and gravel and in heavy equipment brokerage. In addition, he also serves as the chairman for the Regents Investment Committee and co-chair for the Regents Online Education Task Force.

Parker also serves on numerous civic boards, including the Jasmine Moran Children's Museum, Oklahoma Innovation Institute and The Nature Conservancy's Oklahoma Chapter.

Live Radar

ESP Interactive

Featured On News9.com

  • Murrah Bombing Timeline

    Learn more about the events leading up to and following the bombing.

  • 9 Investigates

    Are you aware of incidents of fraud, corruption, government waste? We investigate.

  • Storm Zone

    Watch tornadoes tear across Oklahoma and learn how to stay safe!

  • Turnpike Timelines

    View a historical road map of Oklahoma's turnpike system.

Powered by WorldNow
News On 6
303 N. Boston Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74103
TULSA'S OWN TM
GREEN COUNTRY'S OWN TM
Oklahoma's Own Newson6.com is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, sharing the stories, pictures and loves of Oklahomans across our great state including Tulsa's Own and Green Country's Own.
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014, WorldNow and KOTV. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.