Skip to main content

Chief of Operations


The Chief of Operations oversees a broad swathe of ODOC functions and acts as a reviewer and adviser to the Director. The Chief of Operations has responsibility over day-to-day operations at all state facilities and security, which includes the Director of Institutions, who directs the agency’s 18 state-run facilities, its academy, canine unit and private prison contracts. The Chief of Operations also oversees the Director of Community Corrections, who directs Community Corrections and Probation & Parole Services.

Administration and Contact

Mike Carpenter
Chief of Operations

3400 Martin Luther King Ave.
Oklahoma City, OK 73111

Phone: (405) 425-2997
(405) 425-2578

Stephanie Carpenter
Executive Assistant
Phone: (405) 425-2997

Ryan Kinsey
Special Operations Manager
Phone: (405) 425-2006

Construction & Maintenance

Micah Hobson
Chief Administrator
Phone: (405) 425-7362

Kristina Goad
Administrative Assistant
Phone: (405) 425-7362


Division of Institutions

Community Corrections and Contract Services

Honor Guard

Last Modified on May 03, 2021
Back to Top