Governor Mary Fallin
State of Oklahoma
In 2010, Mary Copeland Fallin was elected the first woman governor of Oklahoma. She was reelected in 2014 by a 15-point margin. Since Fallin took office in 2011, Oklahoma has consistently ranked among the top states for job creation in the nation. The governor is a graduate of Oklahoma State University. She is married to Wade Christensen, Oklahoma’s first “First Gentleman.” The couple has six children between them.