Tally Ferguson

Tally Ferguson
College of Business
Finance, Operations Management and International Business
Helmerich Hall


MBA – The Wharton School, The University of Pennsylvania BA – Yale University


Tally Ferguson is currently Sr. Vice President and Director of Enterprise Risk Management at BOK Financial, responsible for Risk Governance, Market Risk oversight, Model Analytics, Operational Risk oversight and new product review. Ferguson has served at BOK Financial for over 20 years having responsibilities ranging from dealer and capital markets compliance to the corporate insurance program. From 1994-1996, Ferguson was a regulatory consultant for EY and helped clients implement numerous regulatory initiatives including comprehensive risk management programs and interest rate risk initiatives. From 1985-1994, he was an examiner with the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, progressing from International examiner to Supervising Examiner by March of 1994. In that capacity, Ferguson participated in examinations of money center banks international and capital markets activities.

Research Interests

Economic capital, financial institutions, valuation, governance

Teaching Interests


Courses Taught

  • Business Analytics Practicum
  • Student Investment Fund

Professional Affiliations

  • Tulsa Area United Way
  • Friends of Finance
  • Camp Fire USA Green Country Council
  • Risk Management Association