Dr. Steve Tiger
Superintendent & CEO
P.O. Box 477200 Tulsa, OK 74147-7200
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. Under the direction of a seven-member board of education, Dr. Tiger leads an organization with approximately 1,000 full and part-time employees, over 5,000 full-time students, over 30,0000 business and industry clients, six campuses and a $150 million dollar budget. He serves as only the fourth superintendent in Tulsa Tech’s 50-year history.
Dr. Tiger has over 20 years of experience as a professional educator and counselor. He began his career as a FEMA Crisis Counselor for Oklahoma City Public Schools, providing counseling and guidance services to students affected by the Murrah Federal Building bombing before moving on to Guthrie High School as a Guidance Counselor.
He entered career tech education at Meridian Technology Center in Stillwater, elevating through several positions including; Recruitment, Special Education Specialist, Director of Student Services and Director of Instruction. Dr. Tiger later served as a Director at Central Tech in Drumright before he was named Associate State Director at the Oklahoma Department of Career Tech Education, where he provided leadership to technology centers across the state. From there he became Superintendent and CEO of Pioneer Technology Center in Ponca City.
Dr. Tiger holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and a Master’s degree in Counseling from the University of Central Oklahoma, along with a Ph.D. in Educational Administration and HR Development from Oklahoma State University.