Tya serves as the program coordinator for the Luther Hodges Scholars program. She has eight years of event management and program coordination experience. Her work involves planning and coordinating the program’s signature events, growing the program’s online presence, including managing its social media platforms, and assisting with program evaluation and assessment.
Prior to joining the Scholars Program, Tya worked with the Center for Creative Leadership as a program coordinator for leadership development programs and for the Protocol Office for the Oklahoma Secretary of State and the Oklahoma Commission on the Status of Women. She hopes to continue creating dynamic experiences for the Luther Hodges Scholars while pursing certification as a Certified Meeting Planner.