I cover pop culture and work as a feature writer at the Tulsa World. A former Oklahoma sports writer of the year, I have written books about former OU coach Barry Switzer and former OSU coach Pat Jones. Phone: 918-581-8389
Trait Thompson, who will become the executive director of the Oklahoma Historical Society in 2021, is a Texan who resided in Tulsa for 12 years. If he mention's the pickle bar at Goldie's, does that convince you that he's familiar with Tulsa turf?