Tina Patel was appointed to the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City’s Oklahoma City Branch Board of Directors in 2015 and has been the Branch chair since 2020.

Ms. Patel is the co-principal and serves as the chief financial officer for Promise Hotels, LLC, a privately-owned hotel company. 

Promise Hotels oversees $100 million of hospitality assets.  Promise currently owns and operates ten hotel properties in the Northeastern Oklahoma region providing over 1,000 rooms in the area and staffs over 200 associates.

Ms. Patel has served as a Board member of Oklahoma Hotel & Lodging Association, 2017-2018 AHLA Finance Committee, and 2012-2017 AAHOA Finance and Audit Committee.  Ms. Patel was awarded the 2013 AAHOA Women Hotelier of the Year for her work in the hospitality industry.  She has also served as Board Member for nonprofit organizations including the Philbrook Museum of Art, Indian Nations Council and BTW Foundation.

Currently, Ms. Patel also serves as a Board member of the Tulsa Regional Chamber and was part of the Oklahoma Governors Opening the Economy Committee during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Learn more about Ms. Patel in TEN Magazine.