Billie Wages '11, Assistant Director, Donor Operations
Billie Wages grew up in Coffeyville, Kansas, and graduated from the University of Oklahoma
with a bachelor's degree in Liberal Studies. She spent 15 years working as a comptroller for
an independent oil and gas company. In 2003, she began a new career at the University of
Oklahoma as a gift accounting specialist in Donor Operations/President’s Associates within
University Development. In September 2011, she was promoted to Assistant Director of Donor
Operations while maintaining the President’s Associates accounting responsibilities. In
September 2014, she joined the President's Associates team in a full-time capacity as
Assistant Director. Currently, she lives in Norman with her husband, who is retired from the
State of Oklahoma Military Department and the United States Air Force. She has two sons who
are both OU graduates. Her eldest son, Joshua, has a B.S. in Mathematics Education, an M.S.
in Mathematics and an M.S. in Biostatistics. Her youngest son, Nathan, has a B.S. in
Multidisciplinary Studies, an M.S. in Health & Exercise Science and a Ph.D. in Health &
Exercise Science. She serves on the board for Bethesda of Norman and actively supports the
Women’s Resource Center and Special Olympics.