Meet OK Policy: Bobby Koolis, Mental Health Policy Fellow

"There's a lot of work that needs to be done in the mental health field, but for that reason, I think Oklahoma is in a great position to innovate how its citizens access mental health treatment and resources." [More...]

One Extremely Lucky Guy: David Blatt’s farewell remarks

I can honestly say that being part of this organization for 12 years, and leading it for the past ten, has been the great honor of my life. [More...]

Meet OK Policy: D’Marria Monday

As the Northeast Field organizer, I organize within communities to equip people with the tools needed for change. It's important to educate people about the policies impacting our communities and how to advocate for ourselves. [More...]

Join the OK Policy team as a paid intern next Spring!

Oklahoma-Policy-Institute-Blog-Spring-2020-Internship OK Policy is now accepting applications for paid, part-time internships in Tulsa and Oklahoma City office during the Spring 2020 semester! [More...]

Meet OK Policy: Nicole Poindexter, Outreach and Legislative Liaison

My favorite thing about doing this work is that I get to help change the lives of Oklahomans in real ways. [More...]

Meet OK Policy: Jacobi Crowley, Southwest Oklahoma Field Organizer

As a Field Organizer, I am able to organize, engage, and educate citizens on current issues throughout the state and local communities. [More...]

Meet OK Policy: Andrea McNeil, Senior Operations and Development Associate

"I have two children that attend public school in the TPS district, so education funding and policy directly impact my family and peer group every day." [More...]

Ahniwake Rose takes OK Policy helm while organization honors outgoing director David Blatt with Legacy Fund and Events

Today marks a new era in the history of Oklahoma Policy Institute (OK Policy) as Ahniwake Rose takes over the helm as Executive Director, succeeding longtime director David Blatt. [More...]

Meet OK Policy: Shiloh Kantz, Deputy Director and Operations and Development Director

The people have always been my favorite part of my job. The staff of OK Policy is the reason I get up and come to work every day. [More...]

Oklahoma Policy Institute is endorsing State Question 802. Here’s why

By endorsing SQ 802, we will stand with our longstanding partners, allies, and funders in promoting this nonpartisan effort to expand access to health coverage. [More...]