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The Appointments Project (TAP) is a non-partisan effort to help Oklahoma women who are interested in reaching political parity through government appointments. Through TAP, we will identify and encourage women to apply for appointments to statewide boards, and commissions for the State of Oklahoma. The OCSW will be working with the Governor's office to provide names and resumes of talented women for consideration. Our online strategy which will serve as an informational resource for accepting applications and resumes, and a center of dialogue about the process and importance of the project’s goals.
Once you are linked to the website, you will be able to apply for any of the boards, commissions, and task forces. The process is a 7 step application form which ask for person al information such as social security number and drivers license numbers. Please note that the personal information that is gathered in the application is encrypted and secured. Once you begin the process of filling out your application, you will have 14 days to return and complete the application if you are unable to complete the application in one session. You must at least log in at some point during that 14 day period if you wish to make any changes to your application prior to submitting or it will be removed from the database and you will need to start a new application. Please note that once you submit your application, you will no longer be able to access your application and if any changes need to be made to your application post submission, you will need to contact a member of the Governor's Appointments staff.
To find out more about the boards and commissions, read the description of each in the ABC'S. The ABC's is an electronic Publication of the Oklahoma Department of Libraries, Office of Public Information. Inside you will find lists of Executive Branch Officers in the state. Included in this section are the Oklahoma Elected Officials and Governor Fallin’s Cabinet. Also included are the Legislative Branch, the Judicial Branch, and all of the Agencies, Boards and Commissions, as of Sept. 10, 2015.
Once you have selected which board or commission you would like to apply for, begin the process by following this link: https://www.ok.gov/governor/appts/app/content.php?display=WelcomePage
After you have applied, please send us an email to let us know. Our email address is firstname.lastname@example.org.The OCSW will be able to make recommendations to the Governor's office concerning your selection/s.