Chad Warmington

President and CEO The State Chamber of Oklahoma

Chad Warmington was named president and CEO of The State Chamber of Oklahoma in 2020. Through his leadership, the Chamber leads pro-business advocacy and political affairs on behalf of the business community throughout Oklahoma.

Chad has over 20 years of experience in Oklahoma politics. He previously served as the president of the Petroleum Alliance of Oklahoma, where he oversaw the merger of two separate oil and gas organizations, along with the establishment of a unified executive committee and board of directors, and the implementation of new governance structures and bylaws.

He sharpened his skills leading advocacy efforts on behalf of the business community serving previously as the executive vice president for The State Chamber, in which he managed political, government affairs and marketing operations.

Chad has also served as chief of staff to three speakers of the Oklahoma House, on U.S. Sen. Don Nickles’ staff and as campaign manager for multiple statewide campaigns.