Archives for: March 2010

Tulsa Hall of Fame 2005 Inductees

  • Portrait of Joe and Patty Cappy

    Joe and Patty Cappy

    Joe Cappy is a retired rental car executive and he and his wife Patty form one of Tulsa’s most dynamic couples when it comes to community service and philanthropy. Joe is the retired Chairman and CEO of Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group. Mrs. Cappy, a Texan by birth but raised in Michigan, has been active in… [Read On]

  • Portrait of J.M. Jack and Ann Graves

    J.M. Jack and Ann Graves

    J. M. (Jack) Graves’ death in July 2005 was a profound loss for his family, friends, and the larger private and public communities he served. Ann and Jack worked as a team for years in civic activities, and Ann served tirelessly on her own in numerous other areas of community service. Jack founded Calumet Oil… [Read On]

  • Portrait of Edward Campbell Lawson, Jr.

    Edward Campbell Lawson, Jr.

    Edward C. Lawson, Jr. is an oilman, philanthropist, American Impressionist art collector, and politician who has entertained George Herbert Walker Bush, Lady Margaret Thatcher, Ambassador Claire Booth Luce and other luminaries in the historic Tulsa home he shares with his wife of nearly 50 years, the former Jay Dorn Bird. Mr. Lawson was born and… [Read On]

  • Portrait of Rabbi Charles P. Sherman

    Rabbi Charles P. Sherman

    A native of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Rabbi Charles P. Sherman was educated at the University of Pittsburgh and the Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion in Cincinnati, Ohio where he was ordained in 1969. Rabbi Sherman has been an Adjunct Instructor at the Phillips Theological Seminary and has taught in the Department of Philosophy and Religion… [Read On]

  • Portrait of Robert E. Thomas

    Robert E. Thomas

    Robert E. Thomas has a distinguished career and world wide reputation in the energy industry. He was a founder in 1974 of the International Society of the Energy Advocates. Mr. Thomas is also the founder and retired chairman of the Board and CEO of MAPCO, Inc. MAPCO was an integrated energy company exploring for oil,… [Read On]