Lisa Powell, Executive Director

Lisa was born and raised in Enid, Oklahoma and received her Bachelor Degree in Psychology from Oklahoma State University.    After graduation, Lisa spent the next 1-1/2 years working and traveling in Europe.  Lisa then made her home in Dallas, TX where she worked for 10 years as a Product Manager and Sales Director for telecom companies such as AT&T.

In 2009, Lisa moved back to Enid, Oklahoma where she began her career as Associate Director for the Enid Regional Development Alliance.  Lisa is on the front lines with many of ERDA’s projects that are vast in scope from leading a local taskforce on housing, to working with both local and out of town businesses on their expansion plans in Enid.

Lisa believes in serving her community and does so as a member of Oklahoma Economic Development Council, Governor’s Economic Development Marketing Team, Enid First, CDSA, Main Street Enid, and the Metro Commission.  Lisa is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma’s Economic Development Institute and the Leadership Greater Enid Class XIV.

Lisa has a busy life as she is married to a budding entrepreneur, has 2 children and is glad to be back home in Enid, Oklahoma.

Debbie Moore, Office Manager

Debbie Moore grew up in Enid, Oklahoma and has called it home most of her life.  Debbie served as a Certified Medical Office Manager for over 20 years in Enid and Stillwater.  In 2013, Debbie began working as the Executive Assistant for Enid Regional Development Alliance and was promoted to Office Manager in 2019.  Using her managerial background Debbie keeps projects and people organized in the ERDA office and is willing to help wherever needed.   

You will find Debbie and her husband Dennis spending time with family or at antique tractor shows many weekends.  They have 4 children and 7 grandchildren to boast about. Debbie loves to read, will sing off key at any given moment and loves to travel dirt roads.  She also delights in church activities, taking cruise vacations and enjoys watching the OSU Cowboys play football. Coincidentally, Debbie’s favorite color is bright orange!