TO: ETHICS COMMISSION APPOINTING AUTHORITIES
FROM: MARILYN HUGHES, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
ETHICS COMMISSION OF THE STATE OF OKLAHOMA
SUBJECT: ANNUAL REPORT FOR FISCAL YEAR 2011
DATE: JULY 25, 2012
THE FOLLOWING is the Ethics Commission Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2011, which,
in accordance with the Constitutional Ethics Rules [Section 257:1-1-1 et seq. of the Rules of the Ethics
Commission, 74 O.S. 2011, Ch. 62, App.], describes agency activities in the preceding fiscal year. This
report is being provided to each of the five appointing authorities; to wit: the Governor, the
President Pro Tempore of the Senate, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, the Chief Justice
of the Supreme Court and the Attorney General. It covers July 1, 2010 to June 30, 2011.
THIS REPORT addresses matters required by constitutional rule; to wit: the names and
duties of each individual employed by the Commission, together with a summary of its
determinations and ethics interpretations. [Section 257:1-1-6(o) of the Rules of the Ethics Commission, 74 O.S.
2011 Ch. 62, App.] As permitted by the rule, it also contains information on other matters within the
THE COMMISSION is currently comprised of: Karen Long, Bob McKinney, Jo Pettigrew,
John Raley and Tom Walker. Karen Long was elected Chair and Tom Walker was elected Vice
Chair at the Commission’s regular meeting on November 17, 2011.
An alphabetical list of Commissioners presently serving, their addresses, congressional
district, political party, date of appointment, term of office and appointing authority has been