Councilor District 9

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Ben Kimbro is a native Tulsan and has been a District 9 resident for most of his life. He is proud to have studied at Booker T. Washington High School and The University of Tulsa. He and his wife, Mary Jo, have two sons, Felix and Clive, who attend Marquette Catholic School.

He is the Senior Director of Special Projects for Ross Group, a Tulsa-based Construction, Engineering and Development company. In that role, he is responsible for serving special operations forces and special enforcement and intelligence services with design, building and general contracting needs. He drives Ross Group growth-fostering relationships, leading to expansion in domestic and international markets. A believer in relationships, Councilor Kimbro has conducted business on six continents, where he maintains close personal friendships with leaders of business, industry and government that will benefit the economic growth of Tulsa.

Councilor Kimbro was elected for his first term of public service in 2016 but has always been committed to the service of his community. He volunteers as a teacher and serves on the Board of Directors for Junior Achievement and Leadership Oklahoma, where he is a Class XXVIII graduate. He is an appointee member of the Governor's Unmanned Systems Council and participates in an advisory role with the National Tactical Officers Association, which honored him with the Spirit of the NTOA award in 2015.

"I am very proud to have won the trust of so many Tulsans and look forward to the work of serving them and making Tulsa a more vibrant, healthy and successful place to live." Kimbro said. "I cannot think of any greater city to work for."

Contact Councilor Kimbro via email: dist9@tulsacouncil.org