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Business Services Program

Our services include:

  • Quality, loyal and skilled candidates for your workforce needs.
  • Comprehensive variety of no cost training for your company.
  • DRS incentives for paid learning experiences.
  • Consultation on tax incentives for hiring people with disabilities and improving workplace accessibility.
  • Ongoing support for candidates and businesses throughout their adaptation journey.
  • Networking and hiring events.
  • Tailored services designed to meet your unique business needs.

Connect with DRS Business Services Program

IMPACT: Shaping the future of Workforce together

At the Oklahoma Department of Rehabilitation Services, we are dedicated to creating a workforce that values a broad range of perspectives. Our ongoing initiative focuses on addressing workforce challenges and opening doors for people with disabilities to find meaningful employment.

What we stand for

Collaboration for Impact: Bringing together businesses, advocates, and stakeholders to collectively address challenges.

Innovative Solutions: To benefit businesses and marginalized communities for a workforce that embraces a variety of perspectives.

Building Bridges: Foster partnerships for workplaces that embrace plurality and ensure equal opportunities.

Empowering Through Resources: Discover resources for businesses to thrive and facilitate employment for all Oklahomans.

Join the Group: This is more than a meeting; it’s a movement toward a workforce that welcomes collaboration. Be part of the change

Other Resources

United States Department of Labor Section 503 Focused Review

Whether or not you're a government contractor, this web page has a wealth of information regarding hiring people with disabilities.

Work Opportunity Tax Credit

The Work Opportunity Tax Credit is offered to employers who hire people from specified target groups. WOTC reduces a business’s federal tax liability, serving as an incentive to select job candidates with disabilities.

The Federal Bonding Program

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Federal Bonding program offers a proven and effective tool for workforce development staff to help both employers and at-risk job applicants at no cost.

Central Area

BSP Liaison Merlyn Romero

Office: 405-522-7975
Mobile: 405-464-6032
Fax: 405-522-7980



Counties Served:
Logan, Canadian, Oklahoma, Cleveland, Lincoln, Seminole, Hughes, Okfuskee and Pottawatomie

Green Country (Eastern/Tulsa Area)

BSP Liaison Victoria Davila

Office: 918-551-4951
Mobile 918-600-5742
Fax: 918-551-4936



Job Placement Specialist David Goff

Office: 918-946-2172


Counties Served:
Adair, Cherokee, Creek, McIntosh, Muskogee, Okmulgee, Osage, Pawnee, Sequoyah,  Tulsa, and Wagoner.

Northeast Area

BSP Liaison Sumpa Akhter

Office: 918-551-4952
Mobile 918-313-9159
Fax: 918-551-4936


Counties Served:
Craig, Delaware, Mayes, Nowata, Ottawa, Rogers, and Washington

South Central Area

BSP Liaison Debra Leffler

Office: 580-585-4213
Mobile: 580-353-9876
Fax: 580-585-4234


Counties Served:
Caddo, Comanche, Cotton, Grady, Jefferson, McClain, Stephens, and Tillman

Southern Area

BSP Liaison Vacant



Counties Served:
Atoka, Bryan, Carter, Choctaw, Coal, Garvin, Haskell, Johnston, Latimer, Leflore, Love, Marshall, McCurtain, Murray, Pittsburg, Pontotoc, and Pushmataha

Western Area

BSP Liaison Christine Wishon

Office: 580-616-7901
Mobile: 580-748-0171
Fax: 580-616-7928



BSP Job Placement Specialist Alisha Norwood

Mobile: 580-548-6793


Counties Served:
Alfalfa, Beaver, Beckham, Blaine, Cimarron, Custer, Dewey, Ellis, Garfield, Grant, Harmon, Harper, Jackson, Kay, Kingfisher, Kiowa, Major, Noble, Payne, Roger Mills, Texas, Washita, Woods, and Woodward