Staff

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President & CEO

As president and CEO, Rich directed the single-largest endeavor in the organization’s 90-year history—the opening of the Gaylord–Pickens Museum. Before joining the Oklahoma...

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Vice President

An Oklahoma City native and fifth-generation Oklahoman, Campbell joined the staff in 1991 following the relocation of McGraw-Hill from Oklahoma City. As Vice President, she...

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Michelle Sopp

Director of Development

Michelle Sopp is the Director of Development. In this role, she oversees financial and resource development, ensuring delivery of the organization’s mission. Michelle serves...

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Director of Honoree Relations

Brenda is a proud, fourth-generation Oklahoman who began her career at the Oklahoma Hall of Fame in 2007 as the Director of Operations assisting with the opening of the...

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Accounting Manager

Julie Korff serves as Accounting Manager. Her responsibilities include managing all fiscal records and reports, preparing for and working closely with the independent...

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Kyla Mach

Accounting Associate

Kyla is a native of Oklahoma City and a fifth generation Oklahoman. She is proud to be a part of an organization that promotes knowledge of outstanding Oklahomans and educates...

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Donna Merkt

Director of Museum Experience

A fourth-generation Oklahoman, Donna Merkt joined the staff as the Director of Museum Experience in April 2019. In this role, she...

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Emma Fritz

Manager of Museum Education and Outreach

Emma Fritz is a fourth generation Oklahoman and native of the Oklahoma City community. She began working for the Oklahoma Hall of Fame at the Gaylord-Pickens Museum in 2017 as...

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Whittney Allen

Assistant Manager Museum Education

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Whittney Allen began working for the Oklahoma Hall of Fame in 2017 and serves as Assistant Manager Museum Education. She is responsible for assisting the Manager of Museum Education and Outreach with...

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Director of Building Operations

Bethany Deason joined the staff as Director of Building Operations in January of 2019. As Director of Building Operations, Bethany is responsible for building...

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Development Coordinator

Halsey Musselman is a

fifth- generation Oklahoman and native of Yukon. Halsey received both her Bachelor of Arts in Women’s...

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Director of Special Events

As director of special events, Lacey Trent is responsible for developing relationships with the community at large and those seeking to hold their special event at the...

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Mattie Barlow

Archives Manager & Registrar

Mattie Barlow serves as Archives Manager & Registrar. Her responsibilities include preserving and cataloging the historical documents of the Museum’s archives,...

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Olivia Reyes

Archives Assistant

Olivia Reyes serves as the Archives Assistant for the Oklahoma Hall of Fame. Her duties include assisting in preserving and cataloging historical documents and managing various...

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Jeff Jacobsen

Director of Marketing and Communications

Jeff Jacobsen serves as the Director of Marketing and Communications for the Oklahoma Hall of Fame & Gaylord-Pickens Museum. He is responsible for supporting the extensive...

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