Skip Navigation

Steve Raybourn

Skip Side Navigation

Steve Raybourn

Steve Raybourn

OkChE Advisory Board Member

President, Raydon Exploration, Inc.


Steve Raybourn has served as President of Raydon Exploration, Inc. an oil and gas exploration and production company, since 1984. As President, Steve is primarily responsible for supervising geologic prospect development, production and drilling operations, resource development, and the financial matters of the company. After growing up in Wichita, Kansas and Tulsa, Oklahoma, he earned a BS in Chemical Engineering from the University of Oklahoma.

He serves on the Board of Directors for Leadership Oklahoma City, is Vice President of the Advisory Board for the University of Oklahoma School of Chemical, Biological, and Materials Engineering, and a member of the College of Engineering Board of Visitors at the University of Oklahoma. Steve is a graduate of Leadership Oklahoma and Leadership Oklahoma City. Steve is past Chairman of the Board of World Neighbors and past Chairman of the Board of the North Side Branch of the Oklahoma City YMCA. He has held several offices within Sigma Alpha Epsilon Social Fraternity and is currently chairman of a capital campaign. Steve is active at Westminster Presbyterian Church where he taught the Confirmation Class for seven years and has served as deacon, elder and is currently a trustee. He attended Bible Study Fellowship for fourteen years. He coached girls’ softball for 12 years. He enjoys golfing, snow skiing and exercising.

Steve lives in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and is married to Susan and has two daughters, Haydon, a graduate of OU and currently working for ONEOK in Tulsa, and Anna, a student at OU.