Landis Tindell

Landis Tindell

Landis Tindell, APR, is the manager of corporate communications for the Oklahoma City Thunder. In his role he oversees external and internal communication strategy, media relations, the Thunder Speakers Bureau, weekly newsletters and the communications internship program.

Landis is an avid member of the Public Relations Society of America having served at the chapter, district, and national levels. In 2021, Landis was inducted into the PRSSA Hall of Fame for his service to public relations students across the country.

He has also been honored by other organizations, being named an American Business Awards “Communications Professional of the Year”, PRNEWS “30 Under 30 Rising Star”, and PRSA-OKC “Young Professional of the Year.”

Landis has a master’s degree in strategic communication from Texas Tech and a bachelor’s in public relations from Harding University. In his free time, he is an adjunct professor at the University of Oklahoma, chef and food photographer, multi-instrument musician and local trivia host.


communications coordinator Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education