Ada, OK 74820
Chief Executive Officer
President Emeritus, John R. Hargrave, assumed the position of CEO in April of 2018. Hargrave served as the eighth president of ECU from 2009-2017. He graduated with honors from ECU in 1978, majoring in speech and sociology and earned a law degree from the University of Oklahoma in 1980.Buffy Lovelis
Chief Operating Officer
ECU Alumna, Buffy Lovelis was named Vice President for the Foundation in July of 2018 and will continue to serve as Chief Operations Officer. Lovelis received her bachelor's degree in business administration from ECU in 2005 and earned a master's degree in human resources administration in 2008. She began her career at ECU as a database administrator in 2007, became the Alumni Director in 2008, and began working for the ECU Foundation in 2012.Kacy Clark
Kacy Clark joined the ECU Foundation in June of 2018. Born and raised in Ada, Oklahoma, Clark has practically been raised in the ECU community. While working to complete her bachelor's degree in business administration, Clark assists with social media, marketing, and general clerical duties.
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