Leadership

Steven DowSteven Dow, Executive Director
Steven Dow has been Executive Director of CAP Tulsa since 1992. For over 20 years, Dow has driven the mission of CAP Tulsa: to help families in need achieve economic self-sufficiency.

The agency’s vision for the future is that children grow up and achieve economic success so that their children are not born into poverty.

 

 

Karen KielyKaren Kiely, Chief Operating Officer
Prior to joining CAP Tulsa in November 2008, Karen Kiely spent 17 years at The Bama Companies, Inc. in a variety of management positions. Most recently, she served as Vice President of Sales, Marketing and Research & Development. Kiely’s initial experience in food manufacturing was gained as general manager of the Beijing Bama Food Processing Co. Ltd. in China for four years. There she managed a joint venture food manufacturing facility from start-up, hiring and supervising 75 Chinese staff. Before joining The Bama Companies, Kiely spent five years in international banking as a credit officer with Manufacturers Hanover Trust Company in New York, Taipei and Hong Kong. Kiely holds a master’s degree in Business Administration from Oklahoma State University-Tulsa, and a bachelor’s in economics with majors in marketing and international business from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.

 

 

Joanne LucasJoanne Lucas, Chief Financial Officer
Joanne Lucas joined CAP Tulsa in September 2009. For the past 14 years, Joanne served as Chief Financial Officer for Tulsa Public Schools. Formerly, she worked in finance for American Airlines, and as a senior auditor for Ernst and Young. Joanne is a member of Oklahoma Society of Certified Public Accountants, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Government Finance Officers Association, and Association of School Business Officials. She holds a B.A. in Business Administration-Accounting from the University of Oklahoma, and is CPA Certified.

 

 

CAP Tulsa Board of Directors

  • Greg Graham – President
  • Andy McKenzie – Vice President
  • Josh Miller – Secretary
  • Jonathan Joiner- Treasurer
  • Alison Anthony
  • George Charlton, Jr.
  • Dr. Kevin David
  • Dr. Anita Ede
  • Ed Fariss
  • Jesse Guardiola
  • Dr. Kirt Hartzler
  • Lucia Lewis
  • Bernard Mason
  • Phil McCoy
  • Paula Settoon
  • Lloyd Snow