John W. McKenna is a Pro-Life Democrat and Devoted Servant Leader. He Believes in the Importance of Maintaining His Values in the Face of Adversity. He Believes in a Strong & Ready Military and Supports Service Members and Veterans Alike. His Belief in the Inherent Value of Every Life Informs his Position on Progressive Ideals: Providing Healthcare for All, Fighting the Economic Despair That has Grip of Working Americans, and Building Healthy Rural Communities.

John is a Retired Military Officer With Over 20 Years of Leadership Experience. During His Military Career, John Served as a Computer Programmer, Healthcare Administrator, Mission Planner, and Staff Officer for the Air Force Surgeon General.

After Retiring From the Military, John Served in Leadership Positions at Several Healthcare Organizations. John is Currently Serving as a Senior Clinical Product Line Manager for the Nation’s Largest Long-Term Care Provider.

John W. McKenna Grew up in Midwest City Oklahoma Where he Met His High-School Sweetheart & Future-Wife Becky Shaw. John and Becky Have Been Married for 31 Years, Have Two Married Daughters: Madison and Taylor, and One Granddaughter, Ms. Marley.

After Being Disappointed in the Tone, Substance, and Outcomes of the 2016 Election, John Decided He Could No Longer Sit on the Sidelines and Had to Get Involved to Make Things Better. John is an Active Member of the Oklahoma Democratic Party and is a Founding Member of the Eastern Oklahoma County Democrats, an Organization Dedicated to Recognizing the Needs of Rural Democrats and Giving Voice to Small Town Oklahomans.