Ron Justice is a retired county extension agent. He worked over 30 years for the Oklahoma Cooperative extension service in Muskogee, Alfalfa and Grady counties. After retiring he ran for the Oklahoma State senate in 2004. He served 12 years in the Senate terming out in 2016.
Mr. Mazzei is a senior staff member at a Federally Funded Research and Development Center focusing on military satellite communications systems and distributed networks. He is a national expert in satellite communications who provides technical and programmatic expertise to the National Reconnaissance Office, the Office of Secretary of Defense, US Strategic Command and other Department of Defense entities. He has served as an adjunct professor at the University of Maryland, Johns Hopkins and George Mason University graduate schools and he manages and lectures in courses for the Armed Forces Communications Electronics Association. Mr. Mazzei is widely published in technical periodicals and conferences and serves on the technical committee for the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Space conferences. His civic activities include being a board member and Treasurer of the Osage Forest of Peace, managing Senator Mike Mazzei’s political campaigns and a variety of church related initiatives. He holds a degree in communications from the University of Notre Dame and degrees in electrical engineering from the University of Missouri.
Senator Mike Mazzei proudly represented the citizens of District 25 in the Oklahoma State Senate for 12 years, serving south Tulsa County. He served as Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee for 10 of those years.
Mike's priorities for his legislative service focused on confronting the serious issues that have been causing jobs, corporations, teachers and successful retirees to leave Oklahoma.
Since leaving the State Senate, Mike has remained focused on the critical areas our state is facing. He is frequently sought out to share from his years of experience and institutional knowledge in the State Senate what he believes the path to success for Oklahoma should look like.
In his personal profession, Mike Mazzei is the President of Tulsa Wealth Advisors and holds the industry leading designation of Master Planner Advanced Studies. In 2013, Mike authored the book, “Solving Your Financial Planning Puzzle”.
John Wright is now in his seventh year of service with the Tulsa County Assessor's office. He has achieved and been awarded accredited member status by the International Association of Assessing Officers. He serves as part of Mr. Yazel's executive staff as Chief Deputy and has organizational responsibility for the Title Research and Taxpayer Services departments.
Prior to joining the assessor's office, Mr. Wright was a member of the Oklahoma House of Representatives serving House District 76 for twelve years. He was Chairman of the Government Oversight & Administrative Rules Committee for six years as well as serving the majority caucus as Caucus Chairman for two terms. Mr. Wright holds an inactive Oklahoma Real Estate broker's license having been a member of the local Greater Tulsa Association of Realtors for ten years.
He and his wife, Debbie, have one daughter and have made Broken Arrow their home for the past twenty-two years.