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...]

OK Policy selects second class of fellows for Oklahoma Mental Health Policy Fellowship

Oklahoma Policy Institute has hired Ky’lee Barnoski and Bobby Koolis as the second class of fellows for the Oklahoma Mental Health Policy Fellowship.  [More...]

Meet OK Policy: Brittany Hayes, Mental Health Policy Fellow

My favorite thing about doing this work is learning the ins and outs of the system, and then translating what I've learned into consumable information to share with Oklahomans. [More...]

OK Policy adds Outreach and Legislative Liaison, Senior Field Organizer to advocacy team

OK Policy is excited to announce that Nicole Poindexter has joined the organization as a full-time Outreach and Legislative Liaison and that Kyle Lawson has been promoted to a new position as Senior Field Organizer. [More...]

Meet OK Policy: Damion Shade, Criminal Justice Policy Analyst

Kris Steele, the Director of Oklahomans for Criminal Justice Reform, likes to say "There's no such thing as a spare Oklahoman." Honestly, that sentiment helps drag me out of bed many mornings. [More...]

Meet OK Policy: Maggie den Harder, Mental Health Policy Fellow

As a Mental Health Policy Fellow, I research, write, advocate, and learn about mental health and substance abuse policies, regulations, programs, and resources. [More...]