Our Staff

Government Affairs

Ashley Crall

Executive Assistant-Government Affairs

Ashley joined the State Chamber’s Government Affairs team in 2019. Previously, Ashley served in a variety of positions at the state Capitol.


Stephanie Snyder

Vice President of Membership

Stephanie joined the State Chamber in 2001, serving as Partnership Services Manager working with members in the OKC area and Southwest Oklahoma. She was promoted to Regional Membership Manager, which grew her territory to include all of Western Oklahoma. In 2014, she was promoted to Vice President of Membership and focuses on new membership recruitment and retention and engagement with our existing members. Stephanie currently serves on the national Association of State Chamber Professionals board as Communications Chair. Stephanie previously worked in the high risk medical and commercial equipment insurance industry with international companies for 15 years and is a licensed Property and Casualty Insurance Agent in the State of Oklahoma.

Hayley Thompson

Vice President of Membership

Hayley joined the State Chamber in 2019, serving as Vice President of Membership. No stranger to the business community, she brings to the State Chamber an array of experience, from serving as a regulatory consultant for Public Service Company of Oklahoma, working as a policy and planning administrator for the Oklahoma Corporation Commission, and directing projects at Sagac Public Affairs.

Emily Duren

Director of Member Relations

Emily joined the State Chamber team in 2010 as the Membership and Marketing Assistant. In 2012, a new role, Member Relations Specialist was formed. Emily was selected to serve in this role and was promoted to Director of Member Relations a year later. Previously, Emily managed a small consumer loan company and worked in retail. Emily is dedicated to making sure members are informed about and maximize the opportunities available to them through the State Chamber such as involvement in committees, events and special projects.


Kim Gadberry

Accounts Receivable & Technology Manager

Kim joined the State Chamber in 1992. She is responsible for making sure the lines of communication for staff and members are functioning properly by managing all technology equipment, our membership database and accounts receivables. Prior to joining the State Chamber, she worked at Rich-Mix Products as their Office & Driver Manager. Previous to that, she served as the Director of Admissions at the Oklahoma City University Law School.

Jamie Seeman

Facilities Manager and Production Room Coordinator

Jamie started at the State Chamber of Oklahoma in 2002 as Production Room Facilitator. She helps ensure seamless production processes and a well-managed, well-maintained facility. Prior to that, Jamie was a professional in the insurance claims industry for eight years. She also has a background in office management.

Communications & Events

Sean Rose

Vice President of Communications

Sean Rose joined the State Chamber as its Vice President of Communications in 2019. Previously, Sean worked at the Better Business Bureau of Central Oklahoma where he served as the Vice President of Communications & Marketing. Sean started his career out serving as a Public Affairs Liaison in the governor’s office.

David Autry

Director of Communications

David has been at the State Chamber since 2019. Before joining the State Chamber, David worked at the Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs as the Communications Manager where he directed content production and handled media affairs. Prior to that, David directed constituent services and special projects for Tulsa Mayor Dewey F. Bartlett, Jr.

Lindsey Sparks

Director of Events

Lindsey plans and oversees the State Chamber's numerous events, conferences and forums. She joined the State Chamber team in 2006 as the Receptionist. She then worked as Executive Assistant to Government Affairs for seven years before moving to the events department in 2015. She is now Director of Events and ensures positive, seamless event experiences for State Chamber members and other key stakeholders.

Scott Harris

Graphic Design Manager

A skilled designer and illustrator, Scott produces creative for a wide range of projects including infographics, websites, brochures, mailers, research reports, social media and more. Prior to joining the State Chamber in 2014, Scott worked in radio, retail, manufacturing, wholesale and health care. This multi-disciplinary experience, paired with Scott's creativity, enable him to develop compelling communications for the State Chamber and its partners. His role as Graphic Design Manager includes creative concepting, branding, design and production.