Tulsa is experiencing a renaissance, spurred by economic growth, smart urban planning and the unparalleled generosity of our many philanthropic leaders. I am proud to say that, in many ways, we are well ahead of Gov. Kevin Stitt’s vision of an “Oklahoma Turnaround.”
That success, however, is only sustainable if we address a most glaring weakness: the education of our children, particularly those in our inner-cities.
We can fix this. As was the case when we worked to jump start our city’s economy and our quality of life, Tulsa will need the help of visionary leaders in the private sector and philanthropic communities to solve our education crisis.