Enid’s attorney, Dustin E. Conner, was appointed to a three-year term on the Oklahoma Bar Association’s board of governors beginning in January.
He will serve on the OBA’s 17-member Board of Governors, which meets monthly and leads the association. He will represent the Supreme Court’s Fourth Judicial District, which includes Alfalfa, Beaver, Beckham, Blaine, Cimarron, Custer, Dewey, Ellis, Garfield, Harper, Kingfisher, Major, Roger Mills, Texas, Washita, Woods and Woodward counties. .
Conner is a shareholder in the Enid office of Gungoll, Jackson, Box and Devoll PC, where he practices in the areas of banking, agriculture and natural resources, oil and gas, estate planning, probate, real estate and civil litigation. He joined the firm in August 2011 after graduating with honors from Oklahoma City University Law School. While in law school, he was a member of the Phi Delta Phi honor fraternity. He received his bachelor’s degree from Oklahoma State University in 2006.
He previously served on the board of directors for the OBA’s Young Lawyers Division and has been involved with Oklahoma 4-H since childhood. He is a board member of the Garfield County 4-H Foundation and coach of the Garfield County 4-H shotgun sports team. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family, hunting, trapping and attending OSU sporting events.
James R. Hicks of Tulsa will fill the role of president, Brian T. Hermanson of Ponca City will serve as president-elect and Miles T. Pringle of Oklahoma City will serve as vice president. Ardmore’s attorney, Michael C. Mordy, the current OBA chairman, will remain on the OBA board of governors for one year as past chairman.
S. Shea Bracken of Edmond and Allyson E. Dow of Norman will also serve on the OBA Board of Governors representing their respective Supreme Court judicial districts. They will serve three-year terms. Angela Ailles Bahm of Oklahoma City will also serve a three-year term as a full member. Dylan D. Erwin of Oklahoma City will serve a one-year term as president of the OBA’s Young Lawyers Division.
The new officers and members of the Board of Governors will take office on January 1, 2022.