Lundy Kiger

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Lundy Kiger, 69, passed away on November 13, 2023, in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Lundy was born on October 4, 1954.


Attended and graduated from Panama Public Schools in 1972 where his father Ronnie also worked as a teacher and school administrator.

Associate of Arts degree from Carl Albert State College at Poteau, Oklahoma in 1974.

Bachelor of Science in Education from Northeastern State University at Tahlequah Oklahoma in 1976.

Masters of School Administration at Tahlequah, Oklahoma in 1986

Standard Certificate in Administration at Tahlequah, Oklahoma in 1988

Leadership Training at the Center for Executive Development at the University of Houston in 1996.

Professional Experience:

August 1992 – June 2000 AES Shady Point Cogeneration Power Plant

Administrative Superintendent

Administrative Supervisor

Administrative Support Team Leader (safety & technical group)

Fuel Supply Manager

Business Development

President, Cavanal Minerals, Inc 1997-2000

Manager, Shady Point/South America Carbon Sequestration Project 1992-2002

Transition & Acquisition Team Member Central Illinois Light Company after buyout.

Director of Government and Community Relations 1995-2002

July 2000 – December 2000 – Indianapolis Power & Light

Acquisition & Transition Team Member

December 2000 – April 2002 Indianapolis Power & Light

Plant Manager/Business Unit Leader – Eagle Valley Power Plant 360 MW Coal and Oil Fired Power Plant, Martinsville, Indiana

Executive Vice President AES Indianapolis Power & Light Legislative, Regulatory and Community Affairs, One Monument Circle, Indianapolis, Indiana

April 2002 – December 2019

Director of Government, Commercial and Community Relations

Support Team Leader (legislative & environmental) 2005-2006

President, Cavanal Minerals, Inc 2002-2006

President AES Big Cedar 2006 -2010

Vice President, AES Shady Point 2006-2019

2019 – 2020

Oklahoma House of Representatives

2016 – Present

Owner – Kiger Properties & Investments LLC (property development, rentals and sales)

1983 – 1992 Teacher and School Administrator, Panama Public Schools

1978 – 1983 Teacher and Coach, Shady Point Public Schools

Professional Organizations

Poteau Chamber of Commerce, Past President and Member

Spanfield, LLC (convenience store in Panama, Oklahoma

Properties & Development Company

Co-Owner of Oklahoma Welcome/OKW News-Digital News Site

Electric Power Generating Management

School Administrator

Awards and Recognitions

1999 and 2004 Man of the Year, Poteau Chamber of Commerce

1999, Boy Scouts of America Award of Merit

2001, Key to the City of Poteau, Oklahoma

2014, Honorary Member Spiro VFW Post 4884

2015 Champion of Free Enterprise Ambassador Award, State Chamber of Oklahoma

2018, Elected to the Oklahoma House of Representatives

The Full Obituary will be posted upon completion.

The Celebration of Life services for Lundy are scheduled for 2pm - Friday November 17, 2023, at Victory Worship Center 23725 US - 271, Spiro, Oklahoma with Brother Bryan Fouts officiating. The Family of Lundy will receive friends at the conclusion of the service. The register book will be available for anyone to sign at Holt Funeral & Cremation and floral arrangements can be sent to Holt Funeral & Cremation 522 Dewey Ave. Poteau, Oklahoma.

Online condolences can be made at

The Family of Lundy Kiger have entrusted his arrangements to Holt Funeral & Cremation, 522 Dewey Ave Poteau, OK 74953, (918) 721-0026



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