Leadership Team

The Community Service Council is comprised of a highly experienced executive leadership team, 120 employees, more than 30 community-based initiatives, and is governed by a Board of Directors composed of community leaders from all sectors. Through this support and infrastructure, CSC remains a cutting edge organization focused on identifying community challenges, researching and pursuing new initiatives, and marshaling resources toward workable solutions while continuing to serve the community. General Contact Information >

Executive Team

Kevin Burr, Chief Executive Officer
918-585-5551   
Ginny Utter, Chief Operations Officer
918-699-4224   
John Gonsalves, Chief Financial Officer
918-699-4225   
Heather Hope-HernandezChief Officer of External Affairs
918-699-4229   
Jan Figart, Associate Director  
918-699-4228   
Jim Lyall, Associate Director
918-295-1241  

Program Managers

Directory by Staff Member Name

 2-1-1 Helpline  Donnie House
 A Way Home For Tulsa  Wayne Kindrick 
 BRRX4VETS  Rachel Runfola
 Carrera Teen Pregnancy Prevention  Alice Blue  
 Center for Community School Strategies  Paige Whalen 
 Census Information Center of Eastern Oklahoma  Melanie Poulter
 Child Care Resource Center  Karen Smith
 Children’s Behavioral Health  Robin Hicks
 Claim Your Coverage  Laura Ross-White
County Health Improvement Organizatio Laura Ross-White
 Conexiones  Christina Starzl-Mendoza 
 CRASHs Court  Candy Horn
CSC Events & Social Media  Pat Kroblin
Data Center  Melanie Poulter
Double Up Oklahoma  Casey Moore
 Drug/DUI Court  Tammy Westcott
 Family Health Coalition  Laura Ross-White
 Healthcare Transformation Initiative Laura Ross-White
 Healthy Hearts for Oklahoma  Laura Ross-White
 Homelessness Initiatives  Wayne Kindrick 
 Homeless Management Information System  Wayne Kindrick 
 JumpStart Tulsa  Shauna Meador 
 Mental Health Court  Tammy Westcott
 Metropolitan Human Services Commission  Jan Figart
 Pathways Case Management  Patrice Pratt
Power of Families Project  Christina Starzl-Mendoza 
 Public Policy Committee  Jan Figart

 Sprouts Child Development Initiative  Lesley Gudgel 
 Tulsa Healthy Start  Corrina Jackson
 Tulsa Human Response Coalition  Jim Lyall
 Tulsa Reentry One-Stop  Dolores Verbonitz 
Tulsa Weather Coalition  Jim Lyall
Veterans Treatment Court   Tammy Westcott
 Warrior Partnerships of Eastern Oklahoma  Pete Luitwieler 
 Website Communications  Kelly Kruggel
 Youthful Drunk Driving Program  Candy Horn

Directory by Staff Member Name

Board of Directors

Officers >

Ann Domin, Board President, Deputy Director, INCOG
918-579-9480   
Larry Wofford, Board VP, Professor, Bovaird School of Business, TU
Michael Evanson, Board Treasurer, CPA, Evanson & Associates
Steven Nell, Past Board President, VP and CFO, Bank of Oklahoma

Governing Members >

Barbara Bucholtz, Professor, University of Tulsa
Beau Brock, Financial Advisor, Brock & Associates
Teresa Burkett, Attorney, Conner & Winters
Lanny Endicott, Department Head, Oral Roberts University
Walter Evans, Chief of Security, OU-Tulsa
Robert Ireton, Retired Military
Charlie Jackson, Retired Tulsa Police Department
Kerry Lewis, Attorney, Rhodes, Hieronymus
April Merrill, Attorney, Legal Aid Services of Oklahoma
Judge Rebecca Nightingale, Presiding District Judge, Tulsa County
Denise Reid, Executive Director of Mosaic & Workforce, Tulsa Chamber
John Richer, Attorney, Hall Estill
Matt Rodgers, Treasury Sales Officer, Commerce Bank
Jill Willey, Retired
Stephen Wolff, Army National Guard

Resource Members >

James Chavez, Insurance
Karen Davis, Community Volunteer
Ruth Ann Fate, Retired Educator, Tulsa Public Schools Board of Education
Sentell Fox, Attorney/HR Manager, Retired
Carole Huff Hicks, Manager, Community Affairs, AEP
Nancy McDonald, Retired Educator and Community Volunteer
Tina Pena, Administrator, Tulsa Community College

Presidential Appointees >

Peggy Gaskill, CFO Products Division, Global Power
Dana Birkes, Chief Marketing Officer, Clifford Power
Erv Janssen, MD, Independent Mental Health Care Professional
Gary Percefull, The Scissortail Group and Tulsa Public Schools Board of Education
Deborah Shallcross, Attorney, Gable Gotwals

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