Krystal Vickers: President
Krystal is the Oklahoma City Client Development Manager for Terracon Consultants, Inc., a national engineering firm providing geotechnical, materials, environmental, and facilities consulting services.
She joined SMPS in 2010 and has served on the board since 2011. She has been a part of the AEC industry for more than eight years and believes her understanding of the industry comes from being actively involved with SMPS and all that it offers on a local, regional and national level.
Cindy Gran: President-Elect
Cindy Gran is a Regional Marketing Administrator for Garver, a national A-E firm providing planning, design, environmental, surveying, and construction administration services. Cindy also serves as the Marketing Coordinator for Garver’s Facilities Design and Federal business lines and all military-related pursuits company-wide. She is responsible for determining applicable contract and project pursuits and teaming partners as needed, as well as managing and finalizing all proposals for vertical design and federal government projects. Since joining SMPS in 2006, Cindy has received vital marketing and business development information and training allowing her to enhance her skills to effectively communicate with current and potential clients and teaming partners and develop winning marketing solutions and proposals
Alicia Wohl: Past President / Society Liaison
As Marketing & Sales Director at Tri-Arch, Alicia is responsible for assisting the Director of Business Development in proposal development and marketing activities for the Tulsa area office. She has been a member of SMPS since 2006, previously serving as the chapter’s programs director, membership committee member, education director and most recently, president.
JayCee Kerns: Treasurer
JayCee Kerns is the Vice President of LDKerns Contractors, Inc., a General Contractor and Construction Management Firm. From the beginning of the firm in 2000, JayCee has been responsible for marketing and business development.
As a member of the SMPS Oklahoma Board, she is excited to be involved and as the Treasurer, let others know what a great opportunity this organization provides for growth both individually and as a firm.
Kevin Pfarr: Secretary
Kevin Pfarr joined York Electronic Systems, Inc. in 1991 during his senior year of high school working as a CAD technician. York Electronic Systems is a Native American/woman owned systems integration and consulting firm specializing in commercial fire alarm, security, communications and audio-visual systems.
Over the years Kevin’s responsibilities grew to include positions as Sales Engineer, Sales Manager and currently as the Director of Business Development. He is responsible for developing new relationships within the AEC industry, seeking out new opportunities, and assisting the sales team with design, proposal and presentation preparation. Kevin has been a member of SMPS since 2014, previously serving on programs.
Kristi Spomer: Director-at-Large – Programs
As Marketing Coordinator, Kristi is responsible for identifying new business development opportunities and executing marketing efforts at Manhattan Construction, a top-ranked national construction services firm. She has been involved in the procurement of more than $200 million worth of construction projects and creates media campaigns, develops projects to work towards marketing goals, and promotion of events.
Kristi joined SMPS in 2013 and previously served on the programs committee before recently joining the board as the chapter’s program director. She is thankful the connections she has made through SMPS and is excited for the upcoming year!
Stacy Dickinson: Director-at-Large – Education
Stacy Dickinson it the Sr. Marketing Associate for The Boldt Company, one of the largest professional construction services firms in the nation. Boldt projects vary in size and complexity, from small day-to-day renovations and maintenance activities to complete program management, design/build, construction management and general construction responsibilities. In her role as Sr. Marketing Associate she oversees the marketing efforts of the Southern Operations headquarters located in Oklahoma City, OK and regional office in Tulsa, OK. Stacy joined SMPS in 2013 and immediately became involved with the communications committee. She believes that joining a committee is a wonderful way to develop relationships and further your SMPS experience
Aaron Gaddy: Sponsorship Chair
Paige Criswell: Communications Chair
Paige is a Marketing Associate at Tetra Tech’s Oklahoma City office. Her main responsibilities include the development of proposals and interview preparation for the U.S. Water, Environment and Infrastructure Division. Based in Pasadena, CA, Tetra Tech is a full-service engineering and science firm with a substantial global presence. From front-end science and planning to design, construction management and operations, Tetra Tech’s global service network provides the best-in-class experts with worldwide project experience. Paige has been an SMPS member since 2014, and is happy to serve as our Communications Chair.
“When I was new to the industry, involving myself with SMPS really helped me get plugged in and integrated into everything A/E/C. I truly treasure the professional connections and friendships that I have made through SMPS over the past couple of years.”
Darla Mullett: Membership Chair
Darla Mullett is the Architectural Sales Representative for TRW Oklahoma, a division of TRW Family of Companies. For over 40 years, TRW has offered sales, service and installation of the highest quality space division products in the industry. TRW Family of Companies, which serves the Dallas, Houston, San Antonio, Austin and Oklahoma markets, consistently is honored to be the #1 Distributor for Skyfold Operable Partitions in the world.
Darla has a heart for volunteering and has served on numerous non-profit boards throughout the years. It is only natural to connect her passion for volunteering with her passion for her profession. Upon entering the A/E/C community 3 years ago, Darla found volunteering for SMPS to be an integral part in introducing her to the industry and the wonderful people within the industry. Darla is excited to welcome new members into SMPS, so that they too may benefit from this wonderful organization.
Anne-Marie Funk, CPSM: Senior Chapter Advisor
As a member of the business development team at ADG, Inc., Anne-Marie is responsible for planning, coordinating, implementing and evaluating business development, marketing and communications at the firm. She has worked in the A/E/C industry for the past 27 years, joining ADG, a design and program management firm headquartered in Oklahoma City, in 1995. She has been a member of SMPS since 1991 and was a founding member of the Oklahoma chapter. She is thrilled with the growth and strength of the chapter that is soon to enter its 15th year. Her mission for the year is to help add value to membership and continue to raise the bar for SMPS in Oklahoma.
Brad Thurman, PE, FSMPS, CPSM: Chapter Champion
Brad Thurman, PE, FSMPS, CPSM is a principal and Chief Marketing Officer with Wallace Engineering, a structural and civil engineering consulting firm. Since 1998, he has helped lead Wallace’s marketing and business development efforts across two disciplines and six offices. Brad served as President on the 2013-2014 SMPS National Board and was President of SMPS Oklahoma in 2004-2005. He served for three years as an instructor for the SMPS Presidents’ Leadership Symposium, an annual training program for incoming chapter presidents-elect, and was co-chair of Build Business 2009 in Las Vegas. Brad is a licensed Professional Engineer in seven states.