Upcoming Meetings

OCAPL currently holds their Monthly Meetings on the first Monday of each month from September to April at the Oklahoma History Center, 800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73105.

Social hour starts at 5:00 and the meetings begin at 6:30. OCAPL provides these meetings at no cost to our members. Guests are welcome to attend at a cost of $30.00. If you would like to become a member of OCAPL you may apply online. Cost of membership is $125.00 per year with renewals due in January. If you are applying after July1st, we have prorated the dues to $80.00 for your first year of membership.

OCAPL September Newsletter

Please see the September Newsletter and Special Award Nominating Forms attached.


Dear Members,

The early signs of Fall are starting to appear. We have seen signs of cooler weather and football season has finally arrived. More importantly, for the OCAPL membership, Monday luncheons and membership meetings have resumed after the Summer break.

OCAPL/EM Food Bank Volunteer Opportunity


OCAPL will be teaming up with the OU Energy Management program on Saturday September 26th to help fight hunger at the OKC Regional Food Bank. We are in need of 20 OCAPL volunteers to help with this event.

Event Details:

Where: OKC Regional Food Bank, 3355 S Purdue Street, OKC 73137

When: Saturday, September 26th (1-4 pm)

Why: Because OCAPL is making a difference in the community!

2015 Oil & Gas Institute 10/2/15 - AAPL CE Credits

The Oklahoma Corporation Commission would like to extend an invitation to attend the 2015 Oil and Gas Institute at the Meinders School of Business, Oklahoma City University on Friday, October 2, 2015.  

Early reservations need to be made by September 25, 2015 in order to obtain a discount rate of $75.00.  After September 25, 2015, the rate increases to $85.00 per person. The conference is limited to 250 people. 


Membership Benefits


You will have opportunity to interact with more than 1400 active members.

Dues are $125, if applying after June, it is prorated to $80.
Start by filling out the Membership Application today!


OCAPL is affiliated on the national level with the American Association of Professional Landmen and was recognized in 1993 and 1997 and 2006 as the AAPL Local Association of the Year as well as other Association awards.  In 2007, AAPL awarded OCAPL members Jack Sweeney with the Lifetime Achievement Award, Candace Robinson the Best AAPL Director Communication Award, and Brian Hennigan the Best Committee Award for his service on the CPL Certification Committee.  In 2013, Phil Jones was awarded the AAPL Lifetime Achievement Award and in 2014 OCAPL received the Best Community Service Award.  In 2015,  we are well represented with the Lifetime Achievement awarded to Jack Richards, Landman of the Year awarded to Julie Woodard,  Best Newsletter ~ Large Association, Best Member Communication awarded to Marita Morris and back to back Best Community Service Award! 


First Monday from September - April, Social Hour at 5pm, Dinner at 6:30pm. Included in membership fee, guest fee is $30.


Interactive, online directory includes photos of members and business affiliations.


OCAPL maintains one of the highest continuing education programs available to AAPL members by offering credits for monthly luncheons and meetings.  Additionally, OCAPL sponsors several annual programs such as The Weekend Take Off and HAPL Webcast which offer our members the opportunity to receive numerous continuing education credits. 


OCAPL is giving a helping hand to the local community by participating in volunteer events that benefit Infant Crisis, Regional Food Bank, Youth Services, Skyline Ministries, Bella Foundation just to name a few.


Fishing tournament, Sporting Clays, Golf tournament and the Christmas Event are all well attended!


Newsletters can be found online and they are published 8 times annually, featuring legislative updates, regional director's report, and entry forms for special events.