The SODA Board of Directors is the governing and policy body of the Association and provides for its operations. Each member county, conservation district and municipality (with a population of 2,000 or more) may appoint a representative to the Board. Native American Tribal Nations in the SODA service area may appoint a representative to the Board. Members representing racial minorities (non-Native American) may also be appointed to the Association’s Board of Directors.

CURRENT OFFICERS AND EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE OF THE BOARD
Linda Hyman – President
Joe McReynolds – Vice President
Kristi McElroy – Secretary
Rick Ellis – Past President

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

DIRECTOR NAME AFFILIATION
Gary Ayers Garvin County
Scott Chaney City of Marietta
Johnnie Crutchfield Arbuckle Conservation District
John Dean City of Durant
Danny Delay City of Atoka
James Eldridge City of Ada
Rick Ellis (Past President)
Coal County Conservation District
James Frizell City of Pauls Valley
James Fullingim City of Madill
Richard Hart City of Coalgate
Darrell Hudson Murray County
Linda Hyman (President)
Love County
Tom Inman City of Lindsay
Sally Jantz City of Healdton
Nick Lee Coal County
Kristi McElroy (Secretary/Treasurer)
City of Ardmore
Joe David McReynolds (Vice-President)
Carter County
Don “Salty” Melton Marshall County
Ian O’Neal City of Lone Grove
Jay Perry Bryan County
John Redman Choctaw Nation
Gary Starns Pontotoc County
Beryl Sears Bryan County Conservation District
Bob Stick Chickasaw Nation
Mike Thompson Johnston County
Shane Tomlinson Atoka County