Erick W. Harris, Esq.

Erick HarrisErick W. Harris, Esq.  (Class of '09)
Second Vice Chair
B.A. Tuskegee University
M.P.A. The University of Oklahoma
J.D. The University of Oklahoma
Year Elected to the Board: 2015
Year Elected as Second Vice Chair: 2016
Chair, Student & Alumni Affairs Committee
Vice-Chair, Nominating & Board Structure Committee
City of Residence: The Village, OK 

Erick W. Harris is an Associate at the law  firm Pierce, Couch, Hendrickson, Baysinger & Green in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma where he focused on civil litigation  and business litigation. Before entering private practice, Erick was an Assistant Attorney General for the Oklahoma Attorney General's Office. As an Assistant Attorney General, Erick prosecuted elder abuse, abuse of the mentally disabled, and Medicaid fraud. Additionally, he is also an Adjunct Professor of Political Science at the University of Central Oklahoma.

Erick is licensed to practice law in all state courts and federal district courts in Oklahoma and is a member of the Oklahoma Bar Association and the Oklahoma County Bar Association. A very community-oriented individual, Erick is a volunteer for several organizations. He is a member of the Tuskegee University Board of Trustees and serves as Second Vice Chairman of the Board. He is also a member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc., and the Muscogee (Creek) Nation of Oklahoma. Among his many honors and awards, Erick is a recipient of the “NextGen Under 30 Award,” which recognizes the next generation of leaders in the State of Oklahoma.

Erick is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma College of Law and served as the Editor-in-Chief of the Oklahoma Journal of Law and Technology. He also received a Master of Public Administration degree from the University of Oklahoma. Erick received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science in 2009 from Tuskegee University, where he served as Student Government Association President.