(Oklahoma City, OK) Lt. Governor-elect Matt Pinnell today announced the hiring of Jeff Peters to be his Chief of Staff. Peters currently serves as District Director to Congressman Tom Cole.
"I'm excited to announce Jeff as my Chief of Staff. Jeff has knowledge and experience that will serve both this office and the State of Oklahoma well," said Pinnell. "Jeff has been a friend and a trusted advisor for many years. I'm pleased that he's decided to take this position."
“I could not be more proud of Jeff and his work serving the Fourth District,” said Congressman Cole. “In addition to managing my Oklahoma offices, Jeff played a vital role in my campaign. While he will be greatly missed as part of my staff, his governmental and political experience will be a tremendous asset to Lt. Governor-elect Pinnell.”
Peters has over a decade of experience on local, state, and federal political campaigns. Prior to his time on Congressman Cole's staff, Peters served as Political Director for the Oklahoma Republican Party during Pinnell's tenure as State Chairman. Peters and his wife Shauna reside in the Oklahoma City metro with their son Jack. Peters is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma.