Ellen Pogemiller Joins OEA's Lobby Team

Ellen Pogemiller has joined the Oklahoma Education Association as a Legislative and Political Organizing Specialist. In her new position, she will work with local affiliates in the southwest and on the association’s lobbying team.

Ellen has a bachelor’s in education from the University of Missouri and a master’s in public administration from the University of Oklahoma. She has spent most of her career in the nonprofit world, most recently working for the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma.

“My passion is public education and I wanted the opportunity to help educational professionals work towards better public schools for all,” Ellen said of joining the OEA professional staff.

Born and raised in Paris, Texas, Ellen and her husband Mark, a pediatrician at OU Children’s Hospital, live in Oklahoma City. They have two sons, Clark, 8, and Wesley, 6.  



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