About the Society
A collaborative forum elevating the Oklahoma City business & education community
Made for business professionals, OC alumni, and supporters of the School of Business, The Benchmark Society enriches the OKC business community by promoting professional development between the business and academic communities.
A membership organization for business executives and professionals, Oklahoma Christian University alumni and friends, and supporters of the College of Business. Members and their guests will enjoy luncheons featuring nationally prominent business executives.
Proceeds from membership dues and other contributions are used to grow the Student Investment Fund, managed by current OC students, and enhance student placement in business and finance careers.
2021 – 22
Benchmark Society Speaker Line Up
September 7, 2022 - AJ Griffin, Director of Government & Community Affairs, Paycom
October 5, 2022 - Frank Keating, Former Governor of Oklahoma and CEO of the American Council of Life Insurers
November 2, 2022 - Matt Bell, Senior Managing Director and Global Leader of Export Controls & Sanctions, FTI Consulting
January 18, 2023 - David Woods, CEO, Magellan Executive Partners / Managing Partner, Cortado Ventures
February 8, 2023 - Gerry Chicoine, Fmr. Chief Compliance Officer, AT&T
March 8, 2023 - Sherri Coale, Former Head Coach, OU Women’s Basketball
We've enjoyed learning from many top-notch professionals
Robin Roberson, President - Goose & Gander Consulting
Corey Horsch, CFO- Sonic Corp.
Rick Muncrief, CEO - WPX Energy
Maynard Holt, CEO - Tudor, Pickering, and Holt
Brett Biggs, CFO - Walmart
Steve Green, President - Hobby Lobby
Ali Master, Partner - Ernst & Young
Preston Ackerman, Special Agent/Cyber Security at the FBI
Kevin Sabin, President - Arvest Bank
Pat McFerrin, President - Cole, Hargrave, Snodgrass & Associates
Frank Keating, Former Governor of Oklahoma