News Release

OKFB Leadership Conference tentative schedule announced

January 23, 2019  • Public Policy

Oklahoma Farm Bureau leaders from across the state will gather in Oklahoma City Feb. 18-19 for the organization’s annual OKFB Leadership Conference.

Held at the Embassy Suites Hotel near downtown Oklahoma City, the two-day conference will feature state and federal agricultural policy updates, organizational updates, a reception with state leaders and lawmakers, a visit to the state Capitol and more. 

Although the deadline has passed for hotel reservations, you may contact your county Farm Bureau to RSVP for the conference. A tentative schedule is listed below. More details will be released as they become available. For more information, please contact OKFB Public Policy Coordinator Emmy Karns at (405) 523-2300.

Monday, February 18

11:30 a.m.            Registration
12 p.m. Lunch
1:15 p.m. Welcome – Thad Doye, OKFB Executive Director
1:30 p.m. State of Oklahoma Farm Bureau – OKFB President Rodd Moesel
1:45 p.m. Gov. Kevin Stitt
2:05 p.m. Lt. Gov. Matt Pinnell
2:25 p.m. Oklahoma Secretary of Agriculture Blayne Arthur
2:45 p.m. Break
3 p.m. Insurance Commissioner Glen Mulready
3:10 p.m.

Legislative Leaders Panel 

Senate President Pro Tempore Greg Treat
Speaker of the House Charles McCall
Senate Minority Leader Kay Floyd
House Minority Leader Emily Virgin

4 p.m. Break
5 p.m. Legislative Reception
5:45 p.m. Dinner and Entertainment
6:30 p.m.                  2018 Champion Awards Ceremony and 100 Percent Club Recognition

Tuesday, February 19

6 a.m. – 7:45 a.m.     Breakfast – complementary at hotel
8 a.m. Oklahoma Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture update
8:30 a.m. Oklahoma Farm Bureau Legal Foundation update
8:45 a.m. Advocating for Agriculture – Todd Kercheval
9:30 a.m. Oklahoma Solicitor General Mithun Mansinghani
10 a.m. Break
10:15 a.m. County Farm Bureau Tax Update – Thad Doye, OKFB Executive Director
11 a.m. OKFB Legislative Action Alerts
11:15 a.m. OKFB Legislative Update
12 p.m. Lunch – State Capitol, Room 535
Afternoon Legislative visits


*Schedule last updated Feb. 13, 2019