James Walter Duncan IV (Walt) joined the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City’s Oklahoma City Branch Board of Directors in 2019.
Mr. Duncan is president of Duncan Oil Properties Inc., an independent oil and gas exploration and production company located in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. He was previously employed by the company as a landman from 1989-1991 and has been the acting chief executive officer since 1995.
Mr. Duncan is a board member of the YMCA of Greater Oklahoma City and Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation of which he is also the Technology Transfer Chair. He has previously served on the boards of the Petroleum Club, Calm Waters, and the Citizens League of Central Oklahoma and is the former chair of the Oklahoma City Chapter of the Young Presidents Organization.
Mr. Duncan obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in philosophy from DePauw University and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Texas at Austin.