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 Risk Management at BOK Financial, responsible for risk management, securities and trust compliance, market and model risk analysis, and new product review.  In this capacity he: (i) oversees the dealer and trust compliance and corporate governance efforts of BOK Financial, (ii) serves as the chair of the Risk Management and Model Review Committee, (iii) serves as the Options Principal for our affiliate broker dealer.  From 1994-1996, Ferguson was a regulatory consultant for Ernst & Young 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.

Teaching Interests


Courses Taught

  • Student Investment Fund

Professional Affiliations

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