WE ARE THE COLLECTIVE
We are the members of the Tulsa community who are part of a movement that works to ensure all young people in our city graduate
high school prepared for college.
“I work with elementary students and often wonder what they will do with their future. Together Tulsa gives these students the opportunity to dream bigger by giving them the time and a chance to develop their strengths.”
LACEY GARRISON, SITE COORDINATOR
COMMUNITIES IN SCHOOLS, EUGENE FIELD ELEMENTARY
"I was born and raised in Tulsa; when the time came to go to college, I decided on the University of Tulsa. The city holds such a special place in my heart and through this organization I hope we can effect substantial change and unite the city that brings so much value to all of its citizens."
RACHAEL HUNTER, VICE PRESIDENT OF COMMUNICATIONS
STATE CHAMBER OF OKLAHOMA
“I am a former counselor who loves to help keep the focus on social emotional development. I became a part of Together Tulsa because I see the immense difference it can make for Tulsa's kids by giving them a safe place to learn new skills, gain success, and begin to see themselves differently.”
CARRIE HILL, OWNER
"I believe in the work of Together Tulsa because as a college professor, I see everyday the magic and possibilities created when adults invest in the lives and aspirations of our young people. If we want change for ourselves and our state, our young people are where we must begin."
DR. ANDREANA PRICHARD, WICK CARY ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
HONORS AND AFRICAN HISTORIC, UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA
“Together Tulsa is an incredible organization providing the next generation both the tools and the skills to excel as they make a difference in the world.”
JOSHUA PLOCH, HR MANAGER
"I am honored to join the fight to improve our community alongside Together Tulsa, and will strive to provide as many outlets for personal and professional growth for the students therein."
MICHAEL LINDSAY, TEACHER
UNION HIGH SCHOOL
TULSA KENDO CLUB
“Education is magic; it takes talent, desire, and hope and turns it into a future beyond our imagination.”
AUSTIN STEMBER, ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE
MAINLINE INFORMATION SYSTEMS
As a lifelong educator, I believe in the transformative power of education. I support the work of Together Tulsa as an outlet to open doors for the youth in our community.
ERIC FOX, ASSOCIATE PRINCIPAL
JENKS HIGH SCHOOL
“ALL young people, regardless of their background, deserve the chance to access their dreams and career potential. Together Tulsa works to break down the socially constructed walls of privilege through the power of experiential learning and youth voice.”
MARCIA BRUNO-TODD, EDUCATION COORDINATOR
TULSA CAMPAIGN TO PREVENT TEEN PREGNANCY
“I am a part of TT because all kids deserve opportunity, and I want to work to ensure they have it.”
ANGEL PULLIAM, ENGLISH TEACHER
EAST CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL
“Working with Together Tulsa is my way of investing in a better, brighter future for our youth.”
LEXI TARWATER, PAYROLL SPECIALIST & TAX PREPARATION ASSISTANT
D. TRENT HOLMAN & ASSOCIATES, INC.
“As a pediatric nurse, I have the opportunity to care for children and families on many different paths of life. I believe Together Tulsa will unite our community and empower the youth of Tulsa to change their lives, and our city, for the better.”
KRISTEN CASILLAS, REGISTERED NURSE
THE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL, ST. FRANCIS
“I want to dedicate my time to helping build an organization that seeks to instill pride and self-worth in our youth. I believe in fighting for rightful representation of our kids while cultivating their talents.”
ASIA COLBERT, REAL ESTATE CONSULTANT
CASE & ASSOCIATES
The children of today are our hope for the future. I want to be a part of making our future the best it can be.
JEANIE CORTES, EXECUTIVE ADMIN FOR THE DIRECTOR OF FINANCE
“All young people deserve the opportunity to tell their story. I chose to be a part of Together Tulsa because it has the potential to bring Tulsa’s young people’s stories to life in a way not previously seen.”
TYLER WHITE, CHEMISTRY TEACHER
MCLAIN HIGH SCHOOL
"Together Tulsa takes a novel approach to addressing educational inequity by providing students with access to various career-like activities. It provides students with an extracurricular experience that allows them to build both soft and hard skills. It is one of many necessary organizations poised to address educational inequity in Tulsa and to create a sustainable impact for students in the Tulsa community.”
VARUN CHAKRAVARTHI, REGIONAL OPERATIONS & DEVELOPMENT
TEACH FOR AMERICA - BUFFALO, NY
I joined Together Tulsa because I believe my purpose on earth is to use my life, resources, and abilities to make Tulsa a better place to live. I saw Together Tulsa as an opportunity to make the biggest possible impact on our city by equipping disadvantaged students with the resources necessary so that they may give back to our city as well.
ROBERT REDMOND, BUSINESS CONSULTANT & DIRECTOR OF SALES AND MARKETING
REDMOND GROWTH CONSULTING