OKC Price is a non-profit corporation led by a Board of Directors who are elected by all community members of OKC Pride
John Gibbons was elected President of OKC Pride in July of 2016. He has served on the Board of Directors of OKC Pride for the past 8 years. During the time John has served on the Board, OKC Pride Inc. has grown to become one of the largest privately held events in Oklahoma City each year. John currently is the CFO of Bay Entertainment LLC and former CEO and President of Citimac Mortgage Solutions Corporation. The company was sold in March of 2010. Citimac Mortgage Solutions was one of the largest privately owned mortgage banking groups in the Midwest. For OKC Pride, john has served as the lead of the finance committee, and chairs the Entertainment committee that produces the Equality concert. The Equality Concert is a free outdoor concert featuring nationality recognizable musical acts. Attendance for the concert is estimated at over 10,000 people.
Gordon is a R.N. has been active in health care for most of his adult life and recently retired after working in nurse management serving as a house supervisor for a local hospital. Holding degrees from Cameron University in both business and nursing he also has prior business experience working for property management firms and property and casualty insurance.
Gordon learned politics at an early age having served in the Oklahoma State Legislature for three terms as he was first elected at the age of 21. He has been listed as Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges, Personalities of the South, and Campaign Chairman for the American Cancer Society in Comanche County.
Above all, Gordon considers his greatest accomplishment as being a life partner with the late James R. ” Jim” Young for over 19 years.[button link=”mailto:email@example.com” type=”icon” icon=”mail”] Email[/button]
Kelley Blair was elected Secretary of OKC Pride in 2015. She is currently an Adjunct Professor at Oklahoma State University teaching psychology and is a mental health therapist with over 15 years working in the helping field with therapeutic and advocacy experience the LGBTAT community. She also has experience lobbing at the Capitol related to social justice issues with diverse populations. Kelley also has skills in research, grant writing, funding raising and program evaluation. She has worked as program director for numerous non-profit agencies and currently is in private practice.Email
Blaine Moore grew up in southern Kansas and was a high school math teacher in south central and southwest Kansas for 15 years. He moved to Oklahoma City in 1993 and worked for a tutoring center as a math instructor and then was promoted to director. He bought the center in 2002 and continues to be active with that business. Blaine is a member of the south Chamber where he is active with the education committee. He is also active in his church having served as elder, deacon, Sunday School teacher, and a leader in the Stephen Ministry program. He and his partner, Hank, will celebrate 25 years together this year. Blaine is pleased to be able to serve our community as Treasurer of the Pride Board.[button link=”mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org” type=”icon” icon=”mail”] Email[/button]
Our Members – Coming Soon!
OKC Price is a non-profit corporation led by a Board of Directors who are elected by all community members of OKC Pride. It is a true grassroots organization and anyone who supports the goals of OKC Pride is welcome to become a member. The Board of Directors is lead by a team of Officers who hold some specific responsibilities as spelled out in our bylaws.