Together, we’ll make a lasting impact on our community.
Wireless Oklahoma’s direction is driven by our Advisory Committee members. They play an essential role in the selection of vendors, products, and technologies to keep our event interesting and relevant.
Our Advisory Committee is made of recognized industry experts who will help us magnify what worked, shed what didn’t, while keeping their fingers on the pulse of emerging technologies to showcase at Wireless Oklahoma 2022..
University of Oklahoma
Director of Network and Technology
M.A., Mid-America Christian University, B.S., Mid-America Christian University, Cisco Certified Network Professional Security (CCNP Security), Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), Cisco IOS Security Specialist, Cisco IPS Specialist, Cisco VPN Security Specialist, Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP), Network +, Comp TIA, A+ Comp TIA
Network and Security Infrastructure Architect
Experienced Network and Security Architect with a demonstrated history of working in the oil & energy industry and developing leadership in IT. Skilled in Network/Datacenter Design and Operation, Secure System Architecture, SCADA/ICS, Cloud Computing.
Union Public Schools
Executive Director of Technology
Experienced Executive Director Of Technology with a demonstrated history of working in the education management industry. Skilled in Educational Technology, Instructional Design, Windows Server, Leadership, and Troubleshooting. Strong information technology professional with a focus on Educational/Instructional Technology.
Manager Network Engineering
Tim is that unique network engineer with a rare combination of patience, perseverance, and adaptability. Tim’s talents combine to provide a comprehensive understanding of his field and technical domain and the processes needed to ensure successful outcomes.
Executive Director for OneNet
Oklahoma Higher Education CIO
Vonley Royal has 30+ years of information technology experience with an emphasis on network management and design. He began his career with the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education in 1989 and has served in a variety of positions leading into his current position. In his latest role, he provides leadership at the executive level for OneNet, an organization he has helped to develop from its earliest stages. He works with a diverse group of clients within both the public and private sectors. Von also serves as Oklahoma’s chief information officer for higher education. In this role, he coordinates I.T. collaborations for the Oklahoma State System of Higher Education, with a focus on achieving cost savings for Oklahoma’s colleges and universities. Vonley has a passion for promoting STEM education and initiatives. He is a highly motivated professional who is part of an organization that makes a difference in the lives of citizens within the state of Oklahoma and across the country.
Oklahoma City Public Schools
Executive Director, IT Services
Eric Hileman has spent more than 20 years sharing his passion for education and technology. He is currently the Executive Director of IT Services for Oklahoma City Public Schools, where his love for teaching and technology continues to grow. Prior to joining OKCPS, Eric served as the Director of Instructional Technology for the Oklahoma State Department of Education where he conducted workshops on technology integration in the classroom, as well as developing a web-based database that aligned instructional content with Oklahoma’s curriculum framework. Eric also serves as the current Chair of the State Educational Technology Directors Association (SEDTA) and is past President of the Oklahoma Society for Technology in Education.
Manager of Information Technology
An IT Professional with nearly 30 years’ experience, holding positions such as: Vice President of Technology and Communications in academia, Director of Information Technology at a hospital, trucking company, & an in-patient facility, Manager, Information Technology at a major sporting arena/convention center/film studio (at the same time) & a software company, Sr. Field Support/Manager/System Administrator for 8 years at a large 50K+ employee nation-wide healthcare company, Network Engineer for a manufacturing facility & for the State of OK District Attorney’s Council, Technology Coordinator at a public school system, IT Support (and a Correctional Officer/Corporal/CERT Team Leader/Visitation Supervisor/Transportation Officer to Hawaii) at 2 different correctional facilities in 2 states, all the way to Help Desk at an AOL call center as a late teen.
Green Cloud Defense & EdgeX
CTO and Co-Founder
Vice President of Information Technology
State of Oklahoma
Two Way Radio Communications Manager
Enterprise Technology Manager
Chief Executive Officer
Infrastructure and End User Services Manager
Edmond Public Schools
Captain Rick Bruder
The City of Tulsa
Assistant Fire Marshal / Plans Examiner
President of Fire Marshal’s Association of Oklahoma
Our Community Partners
Our community partner aligns with our same mission: closing the gap between the haves and have nots. 100% of net ticket sales (minus sales tax and ticket vendor processing fees), plus a match from RFIP, will be donated to local United Way chapters.
Your hosts: RFIP
RFIP is a turnkey source for IT network design and construction in Oklahoma. As an agnostic integrator, our team is dedicated to designing and implementing the best solution for a client’s needs and goals.
That same passion for transparency and impact is what led us to establish the Wireless Oklahoma event. Through innovative and thought-provoking demonstrations led by top vendors, our goal is to facilitate an event that helps build a stronger Oklahoma technical community.