Events

  • October 2014,
    Host, This Land in NYC, sponsored by Wordpress.com and Longreads
    Housing Works Bookstore, NYC, NY
  • February 2013,
    Lecturer, OSU Media Management, Stillwater, OK
  • November 2013
    Lecturer, Gaylord School of Journalism, Norman, OK
  • September 2013
    Speaker/Panelist, Rose State Writers Conference, OKC, OK
  • September 2013
    Speaker, Ignite Series, Tulsa, OK
  • November 2012
    Speaker, TEDxOU Salon, Norman, OK
  • October 2012
    Panelist, First Amendment Conference, OKC, OK
  • September 2012
    Speaker, Hawk Writing Workshop, Tulsa, OK
  • September 2012
    Speaker, Brain Injury Association of IN Conference, Indianapolis, IN
  • September 2012
    Speaker, South Dakota Conference on Brain Injury, Rapid City, SD
  • March 2012
    Panelist, New Media: Shifting from Old Journalism to New, University of Tulsa, OK
  • October 2011
    Panelist, Executive Leadership Series, Tulsa, OK
  • August 2011
    Opening Remarks, “Revisiting Brady: The Man, The City, The Riot”, Tulsa, OK
  • July 2011,
    Panelist, Tulsa Creativity Summit, Tulsa, OK
  • June 2011,
    Speaker, John Hope Franklin Reconciliation Symposium, Tulsa, OK
  • April 2011,
    Speaker, Neuro Optometric Rehabiliation Association, Atlanta, GA
  • March 2011
    Speaker, North Dakota Head Injury Association, Fargo, ND
  • Nov. 2010,
    Speaker, Brain Injury Association of Arkansas, Little Rock, AR
  • Nov. 2010,
    Guest, Studio Tulsa, KWGS, Tulsa, OK
  • October 2010
    Speaker, Nimrod Literary Journal Writers Workshop, Tulsa, OK
  • October 2010
    Speaker, Brain Injury Conference, Portland, ME
  • September 2010
    Panel moderator, OSU Celebration of Books, Tulsa, OK
  • May 2010
    Speaker, Regional Brain Injury Education Conference, Memphis, TN
  • April 2010
    Interview, WETA’s Book Studio, Washington DC
  • April 2010
    Speaker, Santa Monica Public Library, Los Angeles, CA
  • April 2010
    Speaker,
    Regional Center Medical Conference, Memphis, TN
  • March 2010
    Speaker, Brain Injury Association of Kansas, Kansas City, KS
  • March 2010
    Speaker, World Congress on Brain Injury, Washington DC
  • February 2010
    Speaker, Oklahoma Counseling Association, OKC, OK
  • February 2010
    Speaker, Brain Injury Business College, San Antonio, TX
  • December 2009
    Guest, Believer Magazine Author Reading, San Francisco, CA
  • November 2009
    Guest, “Vibrant Living with Diane Brandon
  • October 2009
    Interview, “War Injuries Lead to Advances at Home,Los Angeles Times
  • October 2009
    Speaker, BrainTree Rehabilitation Conference, Cambridge, MA
  • September 2009
    Speaker, St. Francis Healthcare Systems, Tulsa, OK
  • June 2009
    Speaker, Hawk Writing Workshop, Tulsa, OK
  • April 2009
    Speaker, “Hospital in the Desert,”Strategic Air & Space Museum, Omaha, NE
  • April 2009
    Speaker, “The Pipeline,” CMSA-TX, Dallas, TX
  • April 2009
    Panelist, “Serving Our Vets,” CCRD, University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK
  • November 2008,
    Guest, Oklahoma Writers Ink Annual Fundraiser, Tulsa, OK
  • October 2008
    Speaker, “The Pipeline,” CMSA St. Louis, MO
  • October 2008
    Panelist, Clinician Rounds,Spaulding Rehab Hospital, Boston, MA
  • October 2008
    Speaker, Hilliard Series Speaker, Greenfield, NH
  • October 2008
    Speaker,“The Pipeline,”
    CMSA-OK, Oklahoma City, OK
  • September 2008
    Speaker, Congressional Task Force on Brain Injury,
    Washington DC
  • September 2008
    Speaker, “Head Cases: Into the Lives of TBI Survivors” NABIS, New Orleans, LA
  • September 2008,
    Guest, Northeast Center Brain Injury Podcast
  • July  2008
    Guest, WILL Radio Discusses Head Cases
  • June 2008
    Speaker, “The Role of Military Chaplains,”
    Brookhaven Pastoral Seminar, Tulsa, OK
  • June 2008
    Guest, Word of Mouth, New Hampshire Public Radio
  • May 2008
    Guest, Diane Rehm Show, NPR
  • April 2008
    Speaker, “Our Brain Injured Troops” Iowa Assoc. of Community Providers, Ames, IA
  • April 2008
    Guest, WNYC Leonard Lopate Show
  • April 2008
    Guest, WOI Radio Julie Englander Show
  • April 2008
    Guest, “How to Save Your Life” show WAMC-NY
  • April 2008
    Speaker, Prairie Lights Live! BookTV-CSPAN
  • April 2008
    Speaker, Nebraska Brain Injury Conference, Grand Island, NE
  • April 2008
    Guest, KTUL-TV Daily News Show ABC, Tulsa, OK
  • April 2008
    Guest, Glenda Silvey Show, KOTV, Tulsa, OK
  • April 2008
    Guest, Studio Tulsa, KWGS, Tulsa OK
  • March 2007
    Speaker, “In Their Own Words” BIA-IA Conference, Des Moines, IA
  • October 2007
    Speaker, “Blast injuries and PTSD” SW Conference on Disabilities, Abq, NM
  • September 2007
    Speaker, “The Pipeline: A Military Medical Megaride” BIA-MO, St. Louis, MO
  • September 2007
    Guest, NPR’s Airtalk with Larry Mantle
  • September 2007
    Guest, CBS News, Up to the Minute Show
  • July 2007
    Speaker, “Brain Injury and Iraq” CMSA Tulsa
  • June 2007
    Guest, NPR, Morning Edition
  • June 2007
    Guest, Jim Bohannon Talk Show
  • June 2007
    Guest, KWGS, Studio Tulsa
  • June 2007
    Guest, Leonard Lopate Show WNYC
  • March 2007
    Guest, Lehrer Newshour
  • March 2007
    Speaker, “The Pipeline: A Military Medical Megaride”
    BIA-IA, Des Moines, IA
  • Feb 2007
    Guest, ABC National Radio
  • October 2006
    Speaker, “Sex & The Single Synapse”
    SW Conference on Disabilties, Abq., NM
  • August 2005
    Speaker, “Advocating for Brain Injury Survivors”
    BIA, Sioux Falls, SD