C.J. Cavin is a licensed Oklahoma attorney and a credentialed and experienced parliamentarian.
C.J. serves as the Parliamentarian for the Oklahoma House of Representatives, where he helps 101 Representatives and professional staff process legislation. Additionally, he advises the Presiding Officer during the daily sessions of the legislature and addresses conflicts that arise during deliberations.
C.J. is a Certified Professional Parliamentarian-Teacher through the American Institute of Parliamentarians (AIP) and a Professional Registered Parliamentarian through the National Association of Parliamentarians (NAP). C.J. is widely recognized as a leader in virtual meetings – not just best practices as a parliamentarian but also the necessary requirements that organizations must consider for their next virtual meeting.
He serves as the Communications Director for the American Institute of Parliamentarians, Vice-President for the American College of Parliamentary Lawyers, Chair for NAP’s Commission on Credentialing, and President for the Oklahoma State Association of Parliamentarians. He is a past parliamentarian and treasurer for AIP.