• About the Commission •
OCCY Commissioners meet to consider proposals, approve budgets, hear staff reports, make appointments to councils and committees. The commissioners also submit recommendations to the Governor, Legislature, Supreme Court, and agencies responsible for developing or improving services to the children and youth of the State of Oklahoma.
The Commissioners of the Oklahoma Commission on Children and Youth have the responsibility for developing and approving the State Plans for Services to Children and Youth and the Office of Child Abuse Prevention State Plan. Appointments are approved for the Post Adjudication Review Boards, Child Abuse Training and Coordinating Council, and other councils and committees.
For more information, email OCCYCOMMISSONERS@OK.GOV or call 405-606-4904.
• Current Commissioners •
Lindsay Laird, OCCY Chairperson
A member with a demonstrated interest in improving children services who is not employed by a state agency or a private organization that receives state funds
Appointed by the President Tempore of the Senate