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Board of Directors

Chairman's Address

Chris Feiler

Chris Feiler

2023 Chairman, Ada Area Chamber of Commerce

Public Relations Officer, Citizens Bank

Welcome to the Ada Area Chamber of Commerce. My name is Chris Feiler, and it is my honor and privilege to serve on the Ada Area Chamber of Commerce Board. I know how important it is to be an active member of the Ada Area Chamber of Commerce and it is my duty as a member of this community to be present and stay involved. The Chamber is dedicated to promoting and engaging our investors. The Chamber works with Community leaders to provide informative and educational events, to keep our community well informed on local issues. Networking is an important part of what the Chamber is promoting, and I feel the work being done by the Chamber is essential in helping to improve our community.


It is my pleasure to serve as the Chair of the Board of Directors in 2023 alongside a fantastic group of talented and hardworking business leaders.




Chris Feiler

Chris Feiler

2023 Ada Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, Chair

Public Relations Office, Citizens Bank Ada


Mr. Chris Feiler is the Public Relations Officer at Citizens Bank. He is an ECU Graduate.

He is married to Loretta Feiler, has 3 children and 5 grandchildren. Chris enjoys hunting, fishing, Ada High School and OU sports.

He also enjoys serving the people of Ada!





Mason Groves

Mason L. Groves

2023 Ada Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, Chair-Elect

Vice President of Accounting & Special Projects, People's Electric Cooperative


Mr. Mason L. Groves is the VP of Accounting & Special Projects for People’s Electric Cooperative.

He graduated from East Central University wth a Bachelor of Science and Master of Science in accounting and has been a member

of both the AICPA and OSCPA since 2017.  He was named a 2020 Trailblazer by the Oklahoma Society of CPA’s and was also a 2020

graduate of the AICPA Leadership Academy.  Mason lives in Byng with his wife, Shannon, son, Maverick, and daughter, Taylynn.

Wade Evans

Wade Evans

2023 Ada Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, Past-Chair

Vision Bank


Mr. Wade Evans grew up in Ada, graduated from ECU. He taught and coached at Ada for thirty-four years.

He's been married to Daphne Evans for forty-two years and has two daughters, Ashley Witt and husband Tyler and

Amy Boatwright and husband Brent. Plus four grandchildren Bo, Baylee, Kylee and Jules. In 2011 he was hired by Vision Bank

as the  Director of Business Development. In his free time, Wade enjoys attending his grandchildren's activities.


Brandon Hill

Dr. Brandon Hill

2023 Ada Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors

Vice President of Student Development, East Central University


Dr Brandon Hill serves as the Vice President for Student Development at East Central University. Dr Hill has lived abroad

in the Republic of South Africa, and in California, Illinois, and Indiana before calling Ada, Oklahoma home.  Dr Hill is

passionate about community and leadership development and is an experienced Strengths Educator trainer.  Dr Hill oversees

the ECU Foodbank and multiple high school and college student serving grants on the ECU campus.  

Dr Hill attends St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Ada.


Scott Tulane

Scott Tulane

2023 Ada Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors


Vice President of Operations, Mercy Hospital Ada


Scott S Tulane serves as the Vice President of Operations for Mercy Hospital Ada. He is a graduate of Midwestern State University

with a Bachelors in Radiology and a Master’s degree in Healthcare Administration. Scott is married to Teri Tulane from Asher, Oklahoma

and have 3 daughters. Scott strongly believes in fostering collaborative relationships to better serve the community and the region.

Scott and his family attend First Baptist Church in Ada Oklahoma.

Jesse Williamson

Jesse Williamson 

2023 Ada Area Chamber of Commerce

Williamson's Furniture


Mr. Jesse Williamson graduated from Pauls Valley High School in 2013, after graduation he attended East Central University

where he studied Business Administration with a concentration in Finance and got a certificate in banking. Jesse graduated from ECU in 2017

and had a job with Oklahoma AgCredit as a loan officer, he was there from 2017 till he left to open the Ada location for

Williamson’s Furniture in 2019. He moved back to Ada in 2019.

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Mason Dillard

2023 Ada Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors

Vision Bank



Preston Draper

Preston Draper

2023 Ada Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors

General Council, Council on Law Enforcement Education and Training (C.L.E.E.T.)


Preston Draper has been an Ada resident for 14 years and together with his family loves the Ada community.

He has had opportunity to serve on the Ada City Council, the Pontotoc County Health Board, and the Ada Artists Association,

as well as other community groups. Preston currently serves as general counsel for the Council on Law Enforcement Education

and Training (CLEET). Previously he was a fulltime faculty member at East Central University, a partner in a private law firm,

and an assistant attorney general for the State of Oklahoma. Preston and his wife Carrie are active members of their church.


Tyler Mackey

Tyler Mackey

2023 Ada Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors

Roofing Contractor, Mackey Roofing


Tyler Mackey was born and raised in Ada, OK and now he’s raising a family of his own here. He’s married to Marissa Mackey

and has 2 beautiful girls named MaKenna and Joeli. They are expecting their third child later this year. Tyler is a roofing contractor

for Mackey Roofing Inc. His dad, Ronnie Mackey, started the business many years ago and Tyler’s working to continue their brand

and name as they grow every year.  He graduated from Vanoss in 2007 and then proceeded to attend East Central University where

he obtained a degree in Criminal Justice. He enjoys camping, fishing, and traveling with his family.

Shane Johnson

Shane Johnson

2023 Ada Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors

Community Loan Officer, First United Bank


Shane Johnson is married to his wife Gina, and have 4 children.  A graduate of Ada High School and the University of Oklahoma,

Shane is proud to call Ada home.  Shane began his career with Service Chevrolet and eventually became dealer.  A career change lead him

to First United Bank, where he is a community loan officer at the Arlington Branch in Ada, OK.  Besides faith and family;

business development, creative lending, and a need to help others are his passions.



Wayne Scribner 

2023 Ada Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors

Cabinet Secretary, Chickasaw Nation Department of Community Services, The Chickasaw Nation


Mr. Wayne Scribner serves as the Cabinet Secretary for the Chickasaw Nation’s Department of Community Services. The department of community services consists of eight divisions; the divisions of Housing, Grant and Support Services, Social Services, Youth Services, Aging, Chickasaw Employment Access, Support Services and Property and Facilities. Over 100 programs and services offered by the Chickasaw Nation are administered through these divisions. He also serves as executive director of the Chickasaw Housing Authority, a position he has held since 2004. Mr. Scribner has been employed by the Chickasaw Nation for over 35 years. Throughout Mr. Scribner’s tenure he has had the privilege to serve as a board member for the Southern Plains Indian Housing Association, the Native American Housing Assistance and Self-Determination Act Formula Rulemaking Committee, and he was a former board member for Region IV AMERIND Risk Management Corporation. He currently serves as a member of the Board of Directors for the Arkansas Riverbed Authority. He is a graduate of Leadership Oklahoma Class 32. Mr. Scribner is a traditional Chickasaw bow maker and is passionate about keeping the Chickasaw culture alive. He devotes his time to teaching and mentoring the art of bow making so that the tradition will not be lost. Through his mentorship, apprentices have learned the process of bow making from the harvesting of the wood to the completion of a bow. He has been instrumental in reviving the tradition of cornstalk shooting for the Chickasaw tribe. He is an active member of the Chickasaw Cornstalk Bow Shooters Society; traveling across the state to compete in cornstalk tournaments.


Brooke Tidwell

2023 Ada Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors

Financial Advisor, Edward Jones Investments


Brooke Tidwell serves as a board member for the Ada Area Chamber of Commerce and the Ada Area Chamber of Commerce Foundation.

Brooke grew up on a farm in northern Oklahoma and graduated from Billings High School. She received her bachelor's degree from

Oklahoma State University and spent several years working within the communications field in educational and tribal organizations.

She married Trent in 2004 and Teagan was born in 2009. She began working for Edward Jones as a Financial Advisor in 2018 and loves

working with individuals to help make their financial goals a reality. When she’s not working, Brooke enjoys spending time with family

and friends, attending sporting events and relaxing at the lake or the beach.

Linda Townsend

Linda Townsend

2023 Ada Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors

Executive Assistant, Central Oklahoma Family Medical Center/The Clinic


Linda Townsend is Executive Assistant to the CEO at Central Oklahoma Family Medical Center/The Clinic. The Clinic has experienced

tremendous growth over the past few years and joins other local entities who have the opportunity to benefit from Chamber support

as a member. Linda is serving her second (non-consecutive) term as a board member for the Chamber of Commerce. After growing up

in Ada and returning to the community after college and employment in the oil and gas industry, she enjoys participating in endeavors

that support Ada as a great place to live. She has assisted with the annual Empowering Women’s Conference since its inception and is

part of the Chamber’s Leadership YOUniversity program, currently serving as Chair. Linda is a member of First Methodist Church,

and enjoys flower gardening, time at the lake and spectator sports.


Jerrol Price

Jerrol Price

2023 Ada Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors

General Manager, Mead Lumber


Jerrol Price has worked in the Lumber industry for 30+ years. He has been the General Manager for Mead Lumber for

the last 7+ years and enjoys our community here in Ada and the great State of Oklahoma. Jerrol and his wife Wendy

together have 5 children and eleven Grandchildren that keep them very busy.


Adam Crabtree

Adam Crabtree

2023 Ada Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors

Ada Coca-Cola Bottling Company


Born and raised in Ada, OK, Adam Crabtree is a 4th generation family member working for Ada Coca-Cola Bottling Company

in business in Ada since 1905 - as a special projects manager. Adam is a University of Oklahoma graduate, obsessed with all things

OU sports. He’s an avid golfer but still finds time to be the perfect husband to his wife, Kelly, and a bonus dad to Madee, Meredith,

and Alex. Mr. Crabtree is a proud member of Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma, and most importantly, a cat person. Adam has

volunteered as a CASA volunteer on multiple child cases. He’s honored to currently serve the greater Ada area as an

Ada Area Planning & Zoning Commissioner, a member of the Zoning Board of Adjustment, the ACT II Board of Directors, and

The Ada Area Chamber of Commerce.


Jeannie Forneris

2023 Ada Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors



Jeannie attended East Central University, graduating in 1996. She and her husband, Frank, have both been employed by

Pre-Paid Legal Services for more than 20 years. They have a daughter, Aly, who is a graduate of Ada High and the University of Oklahoma.

Jeannie currently sits on the board of the Ada City Schools Foundation and Ada Jobs Foundation. Jeannie has a desire to see Ada grow

and a passion for serving her community.


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