OkACTE Legislative Seminar

January 26, 2023

8:30 am - 4:00pm

Metro Technology Center- Springlake Campus

Cost: $40, lunch included in registration cost


Join us for the 2023 Legislative Seminar. This event will provide:

  • Participants will receive basic information regarding the legislative process, as it relates to Oklahoma CareerTech

  • Advocacy how-to sessions to help you continue to strengthen support for CareerTech

  • Breakout sessions for "hot topics" as we prepare for the 2023 Legislative Session 


History of CareerTech

Dr. Tom Friedemann

Overview of CareerTech System

Dr. Doug Major- Superintendent, Meridian Technology Ctr.

2023 Legislative Agenda

Skye McNiel

Lobbying vs. Advocacy

Skye McNiel & Megan Benn 


Breakout Sessions

  • Understanding the Purpose of the OkACTE PAC

  • How to Prepare for Your Day at the Capitol

  • How A Bill Becomes a Law

  • Advocacy Best Practices

  • Understanding the Responsibilities of State Elected Officials

  • Understanding Tiff's, Ad Valorem, and more

Closing Session

Skye McNiel, OKACTE Executive Director