Please join us for the 2019 Legislative Luncheon as we welcome newly elected Lieutenant Governor Matt Pinnell to give a legislative update on the economic development of the state and what his role in tourism will entail.
Matt Pinnell was elected as the 17th Lieutenant Governor of the State of Oklahoma on November 6th, 2018. Pinnell serves as Secretary of Tourism and Branding on Governor Kevin Stitt’s cabinet. Pinnell also runs a small business with his wife, Lisa, an entrepreneur and inventor.
Pinnell also currently serves on the Department of Commerce executive committee, leading the department’s efforts to maximize Oklahoma’s Opportunity Zones and focusing on small business growth. Pinnell served as a member of Governor Kevin Stitt's transition team with a focus on economic development and tourism as Chairman of the economic growth committee.
Prior to his election as Lieutenant Governor, Pinnell served as Director of State Parties for the Republican National Committee from 2013 to 2017. Matt is a graduate of Oral Roberts University with a degree in Advertising and lives in Tulsa with his wife, Lisa, and their 4 children who attend Jenks Public Schools.
The Legislative Luncheon provides an opportunity to hear from our elected local, state and federal key leaders. Join us for an opportunity to advocate for issues of importance to the Stillwater community. Speakers provide an inside look at our state or federal legislature and answer questions from the audience.