Legislative Advocacy for Education Leaders

February 7, 2022 9:00 am - 2:00 pm


Join the OSSBA team and education leaders and legislators from across Oklahoma on Feb. 7 to discuss a variety of advocacy-related topics. Highlights include:

  • Finance and Budget – Where Are We Now?
  • Building Stakeholder Support – The Board’s Role as Creator of Public Opinion While Keeping the Focus on Education
  • 2022 Legislative Overview, Priorities and Resources
  • Watch and discuss Governor Stitt’s state of the state address

Presented by OSSBA Executive Director Dr. Shawn Hime, Associate Executive Director Dr. Joe Siano, Director of Government Affairs Rooney Virgin and Director of Communications Christy Watson

Legislative Advocacy for Education Leaders qualifies for four ethics credits and one finance credit for school board members.

Workshop materials will be available for registered attendees the morning of the workshop through the OSSBA member portal.

Online registration is available through the OSSBA member portal. For information or questions about the member portal, please contact Lisa Deaton by email with your name, district, and email address or call 888.528.3571.

Registration is $150 for members, $300 for non-members. Registrations are due on or before February 2. Notice of cancellation must be received in writing by the registration due date for a refund (less a $25 cancellation fee). No refunds will be offered after the due date. Registrations after the deadline (including on-site) are $175 ($350 for non-members).

Seating will be spaced to allow for distancing, and attendees are encouraged to wear masks. Masks will be available at check-in. Please note the safety protocols may change in accordance with local or state health directives.


The Capitol View Event Center
5201 N Lincoln Blvd
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
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