|Incoming Executive Director Ken King|
Ken King has been selected to become the incoming Executive Director of TCEP, and will begin in his new position on May 29, 2017.
Ken brings to his job extensive experience in government and non-profit association management. Ken served as Executive Director/CEO of the Oklahoma State Medical Association (OSMA) from March, 2007 until he leaves that position to join TCEP. Prior to his tenure as OSMA Executive Director, Ken served as Deputy Treasurer/Chief of Staff for the Oklahoma State Treasurer, and for six years, Ken served as National Director of State and Chapter Relations for the American College of Emergency Physicians. Ken has also served as CEO for the Consulting Engineers Council of Texas, Director of Government Relations for the Texas Association of Counties, and CEO for the Association of County Commissioners of Oklahoma. In all of these positions, Ken played a key role in office management, legislative advocacy and public policy development.
In 1994, Ken was awarded the Certified Association Executive credential from the American Society of Association Executives, the highest credential available for non-profit association management professionals.
Ken is a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin. Ken, his wife Judy, and their daughter Rachel reside in Oklahoma City, and are currently planning their transition to Austin.