Patrick W. Lane, President

Patrick Lane is the director of member services for the Oklahoma Public Employees Retirement System (OPERS) in Oklahoma City. Patrick joined OPERS in October 2007, serving as director of communications beginning his second tenure in the public pension industry. Previously, he served for eight years as the director of communications and external affairs for the Indiana Public Retirement System (formerly the Public Employees' Retirement Fund) in Indianapolis.

A Hoosier native and graduate of the Indiana University School of Public and Environmental Affairs, Patrick has spent much of his career in the development of public sector retirement education and customer service programs. He developed the first distance education program, customer service center, call center, and online content at Indiana, and is now overseeing defined benefits administration for the Oklahoma retirement system.

plane@opers.ok.gov
(405) 858-6720

Term ends December 31, 2018