Kelly Dunkerley, Mayor

Kelly Dunkerley, Mayor/ At-Large

Office: (918) 299-5883
Cell: (918) 927-5585


  • Bachelor degrees in Business Administration, Political Science and a Masters in Public Administration from the University of Missouri


  • Public Affairs Manager for State Farm Insurance Companies, began his career as an Auto Claim Representative in 1994.  He joined the Public Affairs Department in 2000 with responsibilities for media, legislative and philanthropic relations in Oklahoma.  Kelly was promoted to Supervisor in 2005 and to Assistant Manager for a 5 state region in 2007.
  • Kelly is currently responsible for media relations in 10 states including: Oklahoma, Texas, Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri, Louisiana, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio and Michigan. 

Organizations/Civic Groups/Boards: 

  • Tulsa Safe Kids Coalition, Rebuilding Together Tulsa, Jenks Chamber of Commerce (Chairperson in 2009), Jenks Planning & Zoning Commission and Junior Achievement Tulsa.  He is a graduate of Leadership Tulsa and Leadership Jenks.

Kelly is married to Suzie Dunkerley, a Large Animal Veterinarian and Faculty Member at Tulsa Community College Veterinarian Technology Program.  Kelly and Suzie have a daughter, Antoinette who attends Jenks Schools.  Kelly enjoys pheasant hunting; Suzie and Antoinette enjoy riding horses.