J. Phillip May

Phill May

Phill May is vice president, natural gas pipelines, where he is responsible for interstate and intrastate natural gas pipelines and storages.

May joined the company’s Oklahoma Natural Gas division in 1981 as a customer service representative and was promoted into jobs of increasing responsibility until being named director of origination of ONEOK Energy Services Company in 1998. He was named vice president, commercial, of the interstate pipelines in 2006, and vice president, commercial - natural gas pipelines in 2010, responsible for commercial and business development activities of the partnership’s natural gas pipelines and storage businesses. He assumed his current position in February 2012.

He is currently serving as a board member of the Tulsa River Parks Foundation. He has served as a member of the Leadership Tulsa board, The Salvation Army advisory board and the Tulsa Area United Way campaign cabinet. He has been a district chairman of the Boy Scouts of America and president and chairman of the National Association of American Business Clubs. He is a member of the Northeast Gas Association, the Natural Gas Association of Oklahoma and is membership committee chair of ONEOK’s Political Action Committee.

A native of Guthrie, Oklahoma, May earned a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration in 1996 and a Master of Business Administration degree in 1999 from Oklahoma City University.