John Higginbotham

Bank of Oklahoma

John is the Oklahoma City CEO for Bank of Oklahoma, serving in this role for the past 4 years. John has been with BOK for the past 33 years, serving in various capacities within Commercial Lending. He held the titles of Chief Operating Officer and President for the Oklahoma City market prior to being named CEO.

John is active in the community currently serving on the Boards of the United Way, Greater OKC Chamber of Commerce, Downtown OKC, Inc., City Rescue Mission, Student Mobilization and Allied Arts where he recently co-chaired the 2019 OKC Allied Arts Campaign. He is a graduate of Leadership Oklahoma, Leadership Oklahoma City and Salt & Light Leadership Training (SALLT). John was recognized as one of Oklahoma’s Most Admired CEO’s for three consecutive years from 2016-2018 by The Journal Record. John earned his B.S. in Business Administration from Oklahoma State University and serves on the Board of Governors for the OSU Foundation.

John & his wife, Julie reside in Edmond, OK and have two adult children. He is a member and Elder of First Presbyterian Church of Edmond.

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