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Divisions

Administration

Will Rogers Building
2401 N. Lincoln Blvd
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
Phone: 405-521-2141, option 3

OMES also includes the internally focused divisions of Administrative Services, Legal Services and Public Affairs.

Budget, Policy and Gaming Compliance

Will Rogers Building
2401 N Lincoln Blvd
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
Phone: 405-521-2141, option 3

The budget department assists with budget analysis for legislation and the governor’s office to inform decisions. It also assists agencies with review of budget information, and performs fiscal analysis and projections. Policy duties include providing perspective and advice to agency staff, elected officials, constituents and other stakeholders. The Gaming Compliance Unit is responsible for ensuring gaming entities are run in accordance with the Tribal Gaming Compact and federal regulations.

Brandy Manek
Director of Budget, Policy and Gaming Compliance

Capital Assets Management

Will Rogers Building
2401 N Lincoln Blvd
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
Phone: 405-521-2124

Capital Assets Management assists customers in accomplishing their missions by providing essential services and quality solutions through procurement, facilities, real estate, construction, fleet, risk management, property re-utilization, printing and distribution.

Dan Ross
Capital Assets Management Administrator

Central Accounting and Reporting

Frates Building
5005 N Lincoln Blvd
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
Phone: 405-522-5577
Fax: 405-522-2186

The state comptroller directs the daily operations of Central Accounting and Reporting, which is responsible for establishing the policies and procedures for state financial transactions and for executing those transactions in accordance with the various state statutes, federal regulations and governmental accounting and reporting standards.

Lynne Bajema
State Comptroller

Central Purchasing

Frates Building
5005 N Lincoln Blvd
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
Phone: 405-521-2116

The state purchasing director oversees Central Purchasing, which performs procurement functions and provides oversight of state agencies' procurement activities as defined by the Oklahoma Central Purchasing Act (74 O. S. §85.1, et seq.) The division ensures fair and equitable processes for procurement functions resulting in timely delivery of quality products and support services.

Ferris Barger
State Purchasing Director

Employees Group Insurance

Landmark Towers
3545 NW 58th St
Suite 600
Oklahoma City, OK 73112
Phone: 800-543-6044

The division administers, manages and provides group health, dental, life and disability insurance for current and former employees of state agencies, school districts and other governmental units of the State of Oklahoma. The Oklahoma Insurance and Benefits Board has oversight responsibility and decision-making authority to adopt policies regarding the division’s financial matters.

Frank Wilson
Administrator

Human Capital Management

Will Rogers Building
2401 N Lincoln Blvd
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
Phone: 405-521-2177

The division is responsible for overseeing human resources services for the State of Oklahoma employees. Specialties include workforce planning and organizational development, employee benefits administration and management, classification and compensation, applicant services and testing, personnel assessment, recruitment and retention, wellness programs, employee relations, payroll and training and development. HCM also administers the state employee’s flexible benefits program and operates the policy and legislative services department within OMES.

Dana Webb
Human Capital Management Administrator

Information Services

3115 N Lincoln Blvd
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
Phone: 405-521-2444

The state chief information officer directs Information Services, which is responsible for protecting networks and the state’s digital assets through technology, services and security best practices as well as implementing and maintaining high technology standards and services. The division also supports the mission of public safety, provides cybersecurity for unified agencies and works to procure cost-effective technology solutions.

Bo Reese
State Chief Information Officer

Legal

Will Rogers Building
2401 N Lincoln Blvd
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
Phone: 405-521-2144

The General Counsel manages a team of lawyers specialized in a variety of practices of law to support the OMES mission by providing OMES leadership with ethical, high quality and consistent legal counsel according to state and federal laws. 

Kathy Pendarvis
General Counsel

Public Affairs

Will Rogers Building
2401 N. Lincoln Blvd
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
Phone: 405-535-5198

OMES Public Affairs was formed in 2012. Our mission is to serve and continuously create communication services that are immediately recognized and accepted as the best, most accurate, most professional and most easily accessible source of information. The values of OMES Public Affairs are accuracy, timeliness, branding, superior presentation, dependability and creativity.

Shelley Zumwalt
Public Affairs Director