Executive Team

Superintendent & CEO

Dr. Steve Tiger


On June 25, 2012, Dr. Steve Tiger was named Tulsa Tech’s Superintendent and CEO. Tulsa Tech is the state’s oldest and largest technology center with the mission of educating people for success in the workplace. Read More

Associate Superintendent, Student Affairs

Dr. Robert Franklin


Dr. Robert Franklin joined Tulsa Tech in January 2010. He currently serves as Associate Superintendent for Student Affairs. Robert has been in the education profession since his start as a special education classroom teacher at the Hissom Memorial Center in January 1981. Read More

Associate Superintendent, Instruction & Institutional Effectiveness

Dr. Scott Williams


Dr. Scott Williams is Associate Superintendent of Instruction and Institutional Effectiveness. He came to Tulsa Tech from Riverland Community College in Minnesota, where he served as Chief Workforce Officer, Dean of Academic Affairs, and Dean of the Albert Lea Campus. Read More

Associate Superintendent, Operations

Russ Hester


Russ Hester serves as Associate Superintendent of Operations. This entails providing strategic direction and oversite of the Information Technology, Facilities Management, Marketing, Transportation, Construction, Food Services and Conference Services teams. Russ joined Tulsa Tech in 2012, his prior experiences included serving as Chief Technology Officer, and then, Assistant Superintendent of Operations at Francis Tuttle Technology Center in Oklahoma City. Read More

Chief Communications & Economic Development Officer

Tony Heaberlin, APR


Tony Heaberlin, APR joined the district in 1989 as a media specialist in the Curriculum and Media department. In 1992, when Tulsa Vo-Tech changed its name to Tulsa Technology Center, he was moved to the newly created Marketing department with the main job task of handling the district’s media relations efforts. He served as Director, Marketing Communications for four years and now serves as Chief Communications and Economic Development Officer. His duties include supervision of the district’s public relations, government relations and economic development efforts. Read More

Chief Financial Officer

Joanne Lucas, CPA


Joanne Lucas, CPA is the Chief Financial Officer and leads a team that is responsible for budgeting, accounting, cash management, procurement, inventory and warehouse function for the District. Lucas started her career in public accounting as an auditor. She has held various leadership positions in the corporate, non-profit and education sectors, including serving as Chief Financial Officer for Tulsa Public Schools. Read More

Chief Development & Diversity Officer

Dr. Joyce McClellan


Dr. Joyce McClellan serves as Chief Development & Diversity Officer. She joined Tulsa Tech in 2006 as an Oklahoma Bid Assistant Coordinator and has held several leadership positions throughout the District since she was hired. Dr. McClellan was promoted into her current role in 2013. Dr. McClellan has held positions in the private sector, non-profit organizations as well as education institutions. Read More

Chief Human Capital Officer

Pam Winterscheidt, SPHR


Pam Winterscheidt is the Chief Human Capital Officer and leads a team of professionals that provide support to the District’s employee-centered systems. She began her career with Tulsa Tech in 2008 as the Director of Human Resources and assumed her current role in July 2016. Winterscheidt has over twenty five years of human resources experience.. Read More