To encourage and support participation, education and enjoyment of the visual and performing arts by all and to support the advancement of excellence of cultural activities in the area.
Primary Board of Trustees:
Gov. Bill Anoatubby
Carol Lee Simms
Ken Bohannon, Exec. Director
Howard Drew, Emeritus
Tom Dunlap, Emeritus
Millard Ingram, Emeritus
John Otey, Emeritus
Mike Morrison, Emeritus
Jan Tindale, Emeritus
D. Allen Wint, Emeritus
Primary Board Meetings:
The Goddard Center Primary Board meets
the fourth Tuesday of each month at 4:00 p.m.
"Our organization is recognized as having completed the Standards for Excellence course by the Oklahoma Center for Nonprofits. Our certification is valid from 2018-2023, and we can be found on the Oklahoma Center for Nonprofits graduate page."
Dr. Ken Bohannon
Ken Bohannon, a former professor of music, suggests we follow two famous artists:
“If music be the food of love, play on.”
“The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.”
Graphic Designer/Social Media
“I get up every morning determined to both change the world and have one hell of a good time. Sometimes this makes planning my day difficult.”
"Be fearless in the pursuit of what sets your soul on fire."
Curator & Assistant Director
Cory has his BFA in Furniture Design from the Savannah College of Art and Design.
"Art is what you can get away with."
Administrative Assistant & Membership Outreach Coordinator
Julie has lived around the word as an army brat and still loves to travel.
"Good art is not what it looks like, but what it does to us."
Frank Clark is retired from Michelin. He loves working at The Goddard Center.
"Making mistakes is better than faking perfection."
"Forget it enough to get over it. Remember it enough so it doesn't happen again.
Art Studios Manager
Josh earned a BFA from USAO in Chickasha,
"Every artist was first an amateur."
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Every act of creation is first an act of destruction."
- Pablo Picasso