Roberta Burrage

Vice-Chariman of the Board, Owner

Roberta and Steve have three sons who are all in the banking industry. Mark, who works for FirstBank in Atoka, and his wife Melissa have two children, Parker Cade and Emma Elizabeth. Mike, who works for FirstBank in Antlers, and his wife Carra have two daughters, Jillian Brook and Lauren Paige.  Bradley, who works for FirstBank Hugo, and his wife Railey are expecting their first child.  Roberta graduated from Antlers High School in 1969. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education and Special Education from the University of Oklahoma in 1973.  While attending OU, Roberta was a member of the Chi Omega Sorority.  Roberta taught at Brantly Elementary in Antlers from 1973 through 1981.  Roberta is a past member of Epsilon Sigma Alpha Sorority serving as president in 1982-1983.  She currently is the recording secretary/treasurer of the Antlers Garden Club, Retired Teachers Association and the 20th Century Club serving as president from 1994-1996, 2002-2004, and 2014-2016.  She completed and became a Master Gardener in 2004.  She is a member of the OU Alumni Association and belongs to the President's Associates at OU. Roberta was recognized and honored at OU in 2005 to be one of the "75 Who Made a Difference" for the College of Education.  Roberta currently serves on the Board of Advocates for the College of Education at OU and also sits on its Executive Board.  Roberta sits on the Bizzell Memorial Library Board of Directors for the University of Oklahoma.  She and Steve are both members of the First United Methodist Church in Antlers.