Stephen Ellis, executive vice president and director of personal banking at MidFirst Bank, will be the featured speaker during OBU’s business forum Monday, Nov. 4. The event is hosted by the Paul Dickinson College of Business and will take place at 10 a.m. in the Tulsa Royalties Auditorium of the Bailey Business Center in OBU’s campus in Shawnee.
Ellis joined MidFirst in 1996 as a financial analyst and has served in several roles at the bank since. He manages 70 branches in Oklahoma and Arizona along with MidFirst’s contact center and has worked in the financial industry for more than 20 years.
He graduated from OBU in 1996 with a Bachelor of Business Administration. He participated in Leadership Oklahoma Class XXIV. He serves on advisory boards for the Dickinson College of Business at OBU and the University of Central Oklahoma and has served on various boards and charitable organizations over his career.Ellis and his wife Kristen, who teaches in the Edmond Public Schools, reside in Edmond with their two daughters.