John D. Doak Article

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John Doak
Insurance Commissioner of Oklahoma
Assumed office
January 10, 2011
Governor Mary Fallin
Kevin Stitt (Elect)
Preceded by Kim Holland
Personal details
Political party Republican
Education University of Oklahoma ( BA)

John D. Doak is an American Republican politician from Oklahoma who is serving as the 12th and current Oklahoma Insurance Commissioner.

Biography

After graduating from the University of Oklahoma in 1988 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science, Doak launched a branch of the Farmers Insurance Group in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Doak would later leave Farmers to work for various other insurance companies, eventually being promoted to corporate level positions. Doak is a former board member for the Tulsa Ronald McDonald House, the Tulsa Opera, and Dillon International Adoption Agency. He previously served as a member of the Oklahoma Governor’s Round Table for Business Development.

Doak was elected as Insurance Commissioner in 2010, defeating incumbent Democratic opponent Kim Holland.

Personal life

John Doak and his wife, Debby, live in Tulsa with their two children, Kasey and Zack.

Electoral history

Oklahoma Insurance Commissioner Republican Primary Election, 2010
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican John Crawford 92,924 41.68
Republican John Doak 87,274 39.14
Republican Mark Croucher 42,772 19.18
Oklahoma Insurance Commissioner Republican Primary Runoff Election, 2010
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican John Doak 84,573 70.56
Republican John Crawford 35,295 29.44
Oklahoma Insurance Commissioner Election, 2010
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican John Doak 555,740 54.48
Democratic Kim Holland (inc.) 464,310 45.52
Oklahoma Insurance Commissioner Republican Primary Election, 2014
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican John Doak (inc.) 189,893 77.50
Republican Bill Viner 55,173 22.50
Oklahoma Insurance Commissioner Election, 2014
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican John Doak (inc.) n/a 100.00

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Political offices
Preceded by
Kim Holland
Insurance Commissioner of Oklahoma
2011–present
Incumbent