LToya Knighten is a strategic communications professional with more than 19 years of experience in the public relations, government affairs and event development fields. Prior to The State Chamber, she most recently served as Chief of Government Affairs for the Oklahoma City-County Health Department (OCCHD). She previously served in two metropolitan Chambers of Commerce in Oklahoma, overseeing the production of annual chamber publications, program brands and publicizing events. Additionally, she led policy task force committees in the areas of healthcare and small business, and was a staff member in the administration of Governor Brad Henry. LToya received a BA in Journalism and Public Relations from the University of Oklahoma.