NOC Board of Regents

JEFFREY T. COWAN (Ponca City, OK), Chair, is President of RCB Bank, Ponca City.  He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with emphasis in Economics and Marketing from Pittsburg State University.  Regent Cowan was appointed by Gov. Mary Fallin in 2011 to serve an unexpired term ending June 30, 2014. He was reappointed by Fallin in 2014 to a five-year term as a member of the Northern Oklahoma Board of Regents. His term expires in June 2019.

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Email: Jeffrey T. Cowan

LINDA J. BROWN (Ponca City, OK), Vice-Chair, is Vice-President of Evans & Associates Enterprises, Inc. in Ponca City. Regent Brown attended Northwestern Oklahoma State University. Regent Brown was appointed by Gov. Frank Keating in 2002 to serve an unexpired term ending June 30, 2003 succeeding Bill O’Conner. She was appointed by Gov. Brad Henry in 2003, reappointed in 2008 to her second five-year term and reappointed by Gov. Mary Fallin in 2013 to a third five-year term as a member of the Northern Oklahoma College Board of Regents. Her term expires in June 2018.

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Tom DuggerTOM DUGGER, CPA (Stillwater, OK), Secretary, is a Certified Public Accountant with over forty years experience in audit, tax, and corporate accounting. He graduated from Oklahoma State University where he was inducted as a member of the honorary scholastic fraternity Phi Kappa Phi and was also a Chi Chapter member of Beta Alpha Psi. His firm, Dugger & Co., CPA’s PC was established in 1986. Regent Dugger was appointed by Gov. Mary Fallin in 2014 to serve an unexpired term ending June 30, 2017 succeeding Rex Horning.
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Email: Tom Dugger

KEITH JAMES (Pond Creek, OK), Member, is a real estate broker and owner of JKJ Real Estate and Auction in Enid. He is involved in farming and Ranching. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Agriculture Economics from Oklahoma State University in 1966. Regent James was appointed by Gov. Frank Keating in 1996, reappointed by Gov. Frank Keating in 2001 to his second five-year term, reappointed by Gov. Brad Henry in 2006 to his third five-year term, and reappointed by Gov. Mary Fallin in 2011 to his fourth five-year term as a member of the Northern Oklahoma College Board of Regents. His term expires in June 2016.

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Email: Keith James

LYNN SMITH (Enid, OK), Member, is a retired Enid businessman. A 1961 alumnus of Northern Oklahoma College, he received a Bachelor of Science degree in journalism and a Master of Science degree in journalism from Oklahoma State University. He was formerly Director of Public Relations and Journalism Instructor at Northern Tonkawa and later was Professor of Journalism at Phillips University in Enid. Regent Smith was appointed by Gov. Brad Henry in 2005 to a five-year term as a member of the Northern Oklahoma College Board of Regents. His term expires in June 2015.

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Email: Lynn Smith