Speaker Date Topic
Judi Knap & Erin Barnhart Sep 19, 2019
Road Rally Skit & Paint the Town Pink

This is a dual program:

Judi will present the skit for the Road Rally, which is 9/21.

Erin will be speaking about Paint the Town Pink.

College of Fine Arts Presentation Sep 26, 2019
Mayor Breea Clark Oct 03, 2019
City of Norman Update
City of Norman Update

Breea Clark was elected mayor of Norman in 2019 after serving three years as the council member representing Ward 6. As Norman’s 60th mayor, she serves as a member of the Oklahoma Municipal League Board of Directors and the Association of Central Oklahoma Governments Board of Directors. In 2015 she was recognized as a Norman Next Under 40 recipient and in 2018 was the first woman to receive the Shadow & Act award from the Ralph Ellison Foundation. Also in 2018 she was recognized as one of 50 women making a difference in Oklahoma and in 2019 she was named one of Cleveland County’s Women of Influence.

Since serving on the Norman City Council, Mayor Clark has championed sustainability issues through her support of the Ready for 100
initiative, grown community partnerships and increased citizen engagement, fought for local control, and worked to build a truly inclusive community. She and her family can regularly be spotted around Norman participating in youth sports, visiting the library, and attending our many festivals along with events in the Walker Arts District.

Prior to elected office she served on the Tree Board, Library Board, and the Norman Forward Sales Tax Citizens Financial Oversight Committee. She also served on various task forces with Norman Public Schools and served as President of the Norman PTA Council.
She is a member of the Norman Next young professionals organization and was instrumental in founding the Eastside Business Association and remains a member of its board.

A resident of Norman since 2005, Mayor Clark began her career as an administrator at the University of Oklahoma after completing her law degree from the University of Oklahoma College of Law. She currently serves as the director of the JCPenney Leadership Center in the Michael F. Price College of Business. She has two sons and is married to her high school sweetheart, Kevin.

Daren Wilson Oct 10, 2019
United Way of Norman
United Way of Norman

Daren W. Wilson was raised in Okemah, OK where he attended and graduated from Okemah High School. In August of 2017, Wilson was named as President/ CEO of the United Way of Norman, OK.

Wilson moved his family to Norman, OK after accepting the position as the first Director of Development for Loveworks Leadership, a Norman non-profit working with at-risk youth. Prior to moving to Norman, Daren served as President/ CEO and Owner of Albright Insurance Agency, Inc. in Ponca City, OK since 2002 after he and his wife Melissa purchased the longtime family business. Wilson maintains his Oklahoma Insurance License and holds the coveted designation of Certified Insurance Counselor. Prior to Albright Insurance Agency, Inc., Wilson began his career with Wallace Computer Services, Inc. as a sales consultant spending the majority of his time working with Walmart Stores, Inc. Home Office in Bentonville, AR. Wilson holds his BBA Business Marketing degree from the University of Oklahoma.

Wilson is deeply committed to his community and working to see other’s lives improved. Daren has a long history of volunteerism and leadership positions in both Ponca City, OK and in Norman, OK. He is currently active in Rotary, Norman Chamber of Commerce and a graduate of Leadership Norman 2017.

Other current and past community involvement includes, Ponca City Area Chamber of Commerce where he served as Chairman of the Board of Directors and named the 2015 Larry Hughes Leadership Award Winner, United Way of Ponca City Chairman of the Board and Campaign Chair, Main Street Hero Award Winner for Veterans Plaza Fundraising Committee, Director of the Boards of Kay County Council for the Opportunity Center, Opportunity Center Foundation, Ponca City Area Red Cross, Ponca City Leadership Chair, Leadership Ponca City 2008 graduate and alumni member.

Professional board service includes, Board of Director for Eastman National Bank, Trustee for the Ponca City Development Authority and served as the National Director for the National Association of the Professional Insurance Agents.

Wilson and his wife Melissa have four children, Colin, Nathan, Seth and Carly. Wilson enjoys Sooner Sports, scuba diving, snow skiing and coaching his children in sports.

Jud Foster Oct 17, 2019
Rotary in the Park
Rotary in the Park

Rotary in the Park has moved to the Fall!  We will meet outside the Cross Timbers building for our annual talk from Jud Foster, the Director of Parks & Recreation.

World Polio Day Oct 24, 2019
Holly McKinney Oct 31, 2019
Cycle for Success
Commissioner Darry Stacy & Sheriff Todd Gibson Nov 07, 2019
Permanent Tax for the Jail
Chief Travis King Dec 12, 2019
Norman Fire Department
Norman Fire Department