OH&LA provides advocacy, education, and resources for operators and professionals in all types of lodging businesses throughout the state of Oklahoma.


Mar. 24

OKWIL Event: The Pause Before the Pivot

Don't we love to talk about growth and goals in the early part of the year? Were tired of winter and old habits, were ready for spring and something new! Its the time for resolutions, strategic plans, goals and yet our own fears can keep us from stepping forward with confidence. Read More

Apr. 16

HospitAbilities Testing Day: April & October 2020

Twice a year the HospitAbilities program hosts testing days at the Francis Tuttle Technology Center in Oklahoma City to certify students. Volunteer evaluators will often scope out potential candidates on testing days to see who would fit best with their current work culture. Consider volunteering on one of our testing days or reach out to Chandy Rice at chandy@okrestaurants.com for more information.Read More

Apr. 21

OH&LA Quarterly Meeting

Lodging professionals and industry suppliers are invited to join the OH&LA Board of Directors on April 21 for an OH&LA Member Event to discuss industry issues and formulate association activities. These discussions will be followed by an educational luncheon.

We hope you'll take this opportunity to get more involved in OH&LA and gather to visit with existing and prospective members. Members are invited to stay for the OH&LA Board of Directors meeting to hear a... Read More


Food Safety & Alcohol Training

We offer one-day training courses for obtaining your ServSafe® Managers Certification, ServSafe® Alcohol or Alcohol Compliance Education program. These courses are required by the state of Oklahoma, and you can receive discounts through your membership.

Membership Programs

OH&LA membership will benefit and guide you with legislative support; employment & regulatory guidelines; reduced costs for wage, benefit, and industry data; insurance; training; and more to help you manage properties more effectively and affordably.

Buyers Guide

Our buyers guide is an easy-to-use online resource that makes searching for a product, service or supplier much more user-friendly for all your hotel and lodging needs.


The OH&LA constantly monitors regulatory and legislative issues both on a state and national level. Your representatives advocate on your behalf about issues facing Oklahoma's lodging industry.