OneVoice Agenda 2017

HEALTH CARE ADVOCACY: DR. JOHN SCHUMANN, UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA – TULSA The Health Care Advocacy Task Force develops state and federal legislative policies that address issues related to the health of the region’s workforce, employer benefits, consumer-based health care, insurance reform, public health, Medicaid and indigent care funding.

7/10/17 9:00-10:30am Saint Francis Health System Room

7/31/17 9:00-10:30am Saint Francis Health System Room

8/7/17 9:00-10:30am Saint Francis Health System Room

8/14/17 9:00-10:30am Saint Francis Health System Room

 EDUCATION: WES MITCHELL, HP ENTERPRISE SERVICES The Education Task Force addresses issues at all levels of education to enhance career pathway opportunities and build the region’s talent pipeline. This includes a focus on early childhood, K-12, CareerTech and higher education.

7/18/17 9:00-10:30am Saint Francis Health System Room

8/1/17 9:00-10:30am Saint Francis Health System Room

8/15/17 9:00-10:30am Saint Francis Health System Room

8/22/17 9:00-10:30am Saint Francis Health System Room

 WORKFORCE & HR: MARTHA WEBB-JONES, SPIRIT AEROSYSTEMS

The Workforce & HR Task Force identifies state and federal legislative priorities to develop and strengthen the region’s workforce and address employers’ HR issues. This includes talent development beyond primary and higher education, employee recruitment and labor and employee relations.

6/29/17 3:30-5:00pm Spirit AeroSystems Room

7/13/17 3:30-5:00pm Spirit AeroSystems Room

7/27/17 3:30-5:00pm Spirit AeroSystems Room

8/3/17 9:00-10:30am Spirit AeroSystems Room

SMALL BUSINESS & ENTREPRENUERSHIP: MARY STATTON, MOTORSPORTS TULSA The Small Business & Entrepreneurship Task Force identifies state and federal legislative priorities aimed at promoting the growth of small businesses and startups, incentivizing and facilitating entrepreneurship, easing the regulatory burden on small business owners and addressing other issues impacting small businesses and entrepreneurs.

6/29/17 10:30am-12:00pm JD Young Room

7/13/17 10:30am-12:00pm Spirit AeroSystems Room

8/3/17 3:30-5:00pm Spirit AeroSystems Room

8/10/17 3:30-5:00pm Spirit AeroSystems Room

 DEVELOPMENT, ECONOMY & TAXES: Janet Smith & Michael Gordon, PSO The Development, Economy and Taxes Task Force will focus on local infrastructure issues regulated by the state including municipal revenue sources and transportation, economic development issues facing the region, and tax-related issues such as tax incentives and credits.

7/12/17 3:30-5:00pm Saint Francis Health System Room

7/19/17 3:30-5:00pm Saint Francis Health System Room

8/2/17 3:30-5:00pm Saint Francis Health System Room

8/9/17 3:30-5:00pm Saint Francis Health System Room

 TRANSPORTATION & INFRASTRUCTURE: Dana Weber, Webco Industries The Transportation and Infrastructure Task Force establishes policies on transportation issues at the state and federal levels, as well as key issues regarding public infrastructure. This may include street, highway, mass transit, bridge, port/waterway, rail and intermodal funding; federal incentives for clean fuel cars; transportation taxes and fees; solvency of the federal highway trust fund; toll roads and other transportation-related issues.

Tuesday, July 11 | 9:00-10:30 AM

Monday, July 24 | 3:30-5:00 PM

Monday, July 31 | 3:30-5:00 PM

Monday, August 7 | 3:30-5:00 PM

 REGIONAL TOURISM: MICHELLE HARTMAN, SJS HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT The Regional Tourism Task Force will address efforts to enhance the region’s hospitality and convention and visitors’ industry, including event incentive initiatives.

7/25/17 9:00-10:30am Spirit AeroSystems Room

8/1/17 9:00-10:30am Spirit AeroSystems Room

8/15/17 9:00-10:30am Spirit AeroSystems Room

8/29/17 9:00-10:30am Spirit AeroSystems Room

BUSINESS & ENVIRONMENTAL RESOURCES: Corey Williams, Sustainable Tulsa

The Business & Environmental Resources Task Force will discuss policy issues surrounding Oklahoma’s natural resources and energy conservation. This task force will focus upon air quality, water use, energy conservation, state and federal regulations, and other natural resource use-related issues.

7/11/17 3:30-5:00pm Spirit AeroSystems Room

7/18/17 3:30-5:00pm Spirit AeroSystems Room

8/1/17 3:30-5:00pm Spirit AeroSystems Room

8/15/17 3:30-5:00pm Spirit AeroSystems Room

 ENERGY: Jayme Cox, Cimarex Energy The Energy Task Force will discuss policy issues that impact our state’s oil and gas industry at both the state and federal level. It will also consider alternative energy development including LNG, CNG, biofuels, nuclear, ethanol, wind power and solar energy sources.

7/12/17 9:00-10:30am Spirit AeroSystems Room

7/26/17 9:00-10:30am Spirit AeroSystems Room

8/2/17 9:00-10:30am Spirit AeroSystems Room

8/16/17 9:00-10:30am Spirit AeroSystems Room

CONTACT:

Sam Peyton, Government Affairs Manager sampeyton@tulsachamber.com | 918.694.1380

 OneVoice Summit: Thursday, September 7, 7:30 AM – 12:00 PM, Hard Rock Hotel

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