Thayla Bohn

VP Corporate and Human Resources at American Fidelity Assurance Company

Panel: Thriving in the Workplace”

Thayla Painter Bohn, a native of northwest Arkansas, relocated to Oklahoma City from Tulsa in September 2010 to work for long-time client, American Fidelity Assurance Company.

Thayla started with the company as Vice President and Senior Counsel directing litigation on behalf of American Fidelity and its affiliates and providing legal advice on insurance and employment matters.  In July 2016, she accepted the role of VP Corporate and Human Resources.  She currently oversees talent management, compensation, benefits, corporate communications as well as other functions for the company.

She graduated with honors from the University of Tulsa with a BA in Organizational Communication and a certificate in Women’s Studies.  She also graduated with honors from the University of Arkansas School of Law in Fayetteville, where she was a member of the Arkansas Law Review.  Thayla is a former partner of the Tulsa law firm, Feldman, Franden, Woodard and Farris, where she practiced for 12 years.

She is involved in many community service organizations and has served on several non-profit boards.  Thayla and her husband, Brad, have two young sons.  In their limited free time, they enjoy travel, having visited 13 countries.