Archives for: February 2010

Tulsa Hall of Fame 2007 Inductees

  • Portrait of Howard and Billie Barnett

    Howard and Billie Barnett

    Born in Kansas City, MO, Howard G. Barnett was immediately adopted by Florence Lloyd Jones Barnett and Howard G. Barnett. They brought him to Tulsa which has been his home ever since. He graduated from Edison High School and received his B.S.B.A. from the University of Tulsa and a Juris Doctorate from Southern Methodist University.… [Read On]

  • Portrait of Joe Craft

    Joe Craft

    A native of Hazard, KY, Joseph W. Craft III came to Tulsa in 1980 to join MAPCO Inc. MAPCO was an integrated energy company founded by fellow Tulsa Hall of Fame member Robert E. Thomas. In 1996, Craft led a management buyout of MAPCO’s coal operations after serving as that company’s president for ten years.… [Read On]

  • Portrait of Richard and Sally Minshall

    Richard and Sally Minshall

    Richard Minshall’s grandfather came to Tulsa in 1901 from Pittsburg, Pennsylvania for an oil company. As a third generation Tulsan, Minshall says it has been his good fortune to grow up, marry and raise a family here in Tulsa. Minshall graduated from Central High School, from the University of Oklahoma and received an LLB from… [Read On]

  • Portrait of John T. Nickel

    John T. Nickel

    John T. Nickel is a native Oklahoman. He was born in Muskogee and graduated from Muskogee Central. He attended Connors State College in Warner, Oklahoma and the Southern California Institute of Architecture in Santa Monica, California. He is passionate about many things: fly fishing, horses, building and restoration projects, wildlife conservation, protection of natural lands… [Read On]

  • Portrait of Major Charles E. Snyder, USAF (Retired)

    Major Charles E. Snyder, USAF (Retired)

    Charles E. “C.E.” Snyder was born in Topeka, Kansas, in 1931and attended grade and high school in Silver Lake, KS. In 1949 he enrolled at Washburn College in Topeka, graduating in 1953. Commissioned as a USAF officer, he served in the Korean War and later in the Vietnam War and several other military deployments… His… [Read On]