Mark Nestlen

Chief Executive Officer

As Chief Executive Officer of the Oklahoma Transit Association (OTA), Mark Nestlen is responsible for the day-to-day operation of the statewide organization that serves as the state’s voice for public transit. OTA is comprised of urban, small urban, rural and tribal transit members all focused on one, overarching priority: To improve the mobility and access for all Oklahomans. With more than 10 million rides furnished statewide every year, OTA members offer opportunity for thousands of Oklahomans daily. Under his leadership, OTA will continue to promote public transit at the local, state and federal level, telling the story and expressing the transit needs of Oklahoma citizens. OTA also provides continuing education for its members, ensuring the highest level of professionalism and service among public transit providers.

Brittany Burton

Manager of Strategic Communications

As Manager of Strategic Communications for the Oklahoma Transit Association (OTA), Brittany Burton is responsible for the development and execution of OTA’s marketing and communications strategy in support of the organization’s strategic goals and core values. She is responsible for the development, integration and implementation of a broad range of public relations and marketing activities designed to advance the organization’s position with relevant constituents, as well as to drive broader awareness of public transit.

Grand Splash Marketing

Grand Splash Marketing is a full service marketing, advertising and public relations agency headquartered in the beautiful Grand Lake O’Cherokees area. Their diverse team of highly qualified professionals offers a full array of services such as: public relations, media buying, copy writing, video & audio production, graphic design, media management, photography and special event coordination and production. From concept to completion Grand Splash Marketing will meet your budget and exceed your expectations.

Alex Valdata, Her Productions

Alex Valdata was born in Germany and ended up moving to Texas when she was five years old where she has lived in Wichita Falls for most of her life. After working for some time as a surgical technologist and a  scrub tech, Alex decided to head to Oklahoma and attended OCCC with a passion for film editing. Since then Alex founded Her Products which is a video and photography company that does work across the Southwest, and she has become a storytelling artist. In addition to her video and photography work, Alex specializes in event execution and implementation.


KFH Group

KFH Group, Inc. is an experienced firm of transportation professionals, dedicated to providing assistance to local, state, and federal organizations to improve public transportation services. They focus on transportation planning, management consulting, policy analysis, service evaluation and design, and operational support for transportation programs in communities of all sizes – smaller towns and rural areas, suburban and urbanizing regions, and larger metropolitan environments. KFH Group, Inc. ensures non-discrimination in all programs and activities in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.