Non-profit organization in Oklahoma, Kiwanis Club of Oklahoma City




Kiwanis Club of   

Oklahoma City  

Serving Children Since 1918




Petroleum Club, 35th Floor                                                                                                                                Chase Building, 100 North Broadway                                                                                                                      Downtown Oklahoma City

Mailing Address

P.O. Box 1425
Oklahoma City, OK  73102





Vice President & Oklahoma City Branch Executive

Oklahoma City Branch

Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City

Speaker, 9-29-14


Chad Wilkerson is Branch Executive of the Kansas City Fed's Oklahoma City Branch office. In this role, he serves as the Bank's lead officer and regional economist in the state of Oklahoma. Wilkerson is responsible for recruiting and working with the Branch's board of directors and for briefing the Kansas City Fed's president — a member of the Federal Open Market Committee — on economic activity in the state. His research focuses on trends in the industrial structure and labor markets of the Tenth Federal Reserve District. He also supervises several business surveys for the Kansas City Fed.

Wilkerson has been with the Federal Reserve since 1998, beginning in Kansas City's Research Department. He was appointed Oklahoma City Branch Executive in January 2006. He holds a master's degree from the University of Chicago and a bachelor's degree from William Jewell College in Liberty, Mo. He studied abroad for a year at Oxford University in England.

Wilkerson currently serves on the United Way of Central Oklahoma advisory board of trustees. He lives in Edmond, Okla., with his wife and four children.

Excerpts from LinkedIn


Chad Wilkerson's Education University of Chicago Master's Degree, Public Policy
1996 – 1998

William Jewell College Bachelor's Degree, Oxbridge Institutions & Policy
1992 – 1996

University of Oxford Politics, Philosophy, and Economics
1994 – 1995

Past Experience

January 2006 – Present (8 years 9 months) Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Area
Policy Economist Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
Government Agency; 1001-5000 employees; Banking industry

December 2002 – December 2005 (3 years 1 month) Kansas City, Missouri Area
Associate Economist Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
Government Agency; 1001-5000 employees; Banking industry

July 1998 – November 2002 (4 years 5 months) Kansas City, Missouri Area


Past Presidents' Dinner at the Petroleum Club North

In honor of Rachel Weber, our 99th president

Kiwanis Club of Oklahoma City

  • Becoming a Better Kiwanian

    Old and new members, choose at least 10 to "upgrade" our club each year. Write them into your calendar Stephen Covey-style. Relationships build a club.

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98th President:  Randall Stoner


Contribute to the Kiwanis Special Activity Fund (KSAF), "Building Fund" memo.

This is above and beyond our annual $400 KSAF donation, which supports all of our regular children’s activities.

Donate or make your pledge for the Carver Mark Twain Head Start - Community Center in the Westlawn Addition.


Pay by the month or quarter. 

Write one check.

Write a really big check!

SE HS dinner 9-25-14

"Certainly enjoyed talking to these amazing Key Club members at the pot luck dinner. Being around young people of this caliber just reinforces that THERE IS hope for America!"

Lucien Jones

We all agree with Lucien that the members of Southeast High School's Key Club are absolutely the best.

Photo taken at the joint meeting of our Kiwanis Club with "our" Key Club, 9-25-14.