Mayor Earnest Ware
Earnest D.W. Ware, I
Place of Birth
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Place of Residence
Spencer, Oklahoma, for the past 50 years.
Currently a self employed consultant in Spencer, Oklahoma. Former positions included: Manager of Operations/Marketing for Integris Mental Health and Program Director for Integris Group Home, Youth Services of Oklahoma County, Community Health Centers and YWCA Crisis Intervention Services.
Organizational Affiliations and Accomplishments
Member of the Task Force to Reduce Gang Violence, the NAACP, Legal Aid Services of Oklahoma, All or None of Us and the Oklahoma Health Care Project. He is a four (4) term Councilmember (Vice Mayor) for City of Spencer. In 2003 he was appointed to Oklahoma Board of Corrections. He has served on numerous subcommittees including State Interface, Female Offender Management, telephone and medical. He also chaired the legislative subcommittee and served as precinct chairman for the Oklahoma Democratic Party.
Graduated for University of Central Oklahoma in 1990 with a degree in Criminal Justice.
Mr. Ware is married, has four sons, 1 granddaughter and 1 grandson. He is also raising his niece and nephew.
What to you wish to accomplish while seated on the Council?
My desire is to enhance economic development, promote unity within the community and improve the overall quality of life for all citizens in Spencer.