A Chat with DeVon Douglass, Tulsa's Newly Named Chief Resilience Officer

Aug 21, 2018

On this edition of ST, we learn about the City of Tulsa's in-depth and multifaceted efforts to address issues of resilience, equity, and racial disparity across various demographic and geographic sections of our community. Our guest is DeVon Douglass, who was recently appointed by Mayor G.T. Bynum as Tulsa's Chief Resilience Officer. Before this appointment, Douglass served as the Economic Opportunity and Poverty Policy Analyst for the Oklahoma Policy Institute. She was also the lead organizer for a series of community forums named "Tulsa Talks," which addressed racial disparities and safety in Tulsa.