Excellence in Leadership Gala

Annually, LOK honors outstanding leaders from across the state to highlight the great work of individuals and organizations making a positive and meaningful difference in Oklahoma. Co-chairs are Jody and Louis Wilham, Class XXVI & Kristen and Alan Case, Class XXVIII.

6:00 pm

The Skirvin Hilton Hotel
1 Park Ave.
Oklahoma City, OK 73102

Gala Awards

Lifetime Achievement Award – recognizes individuals who have used their leadership abilities to improve the quality of life for Oklahoma’s citizens and its future generations.

Distinguished Graduate Award – honors an LOK graduate whose recent leadership activities have exemplified the highest standards LOK and whose activities achieved results or set an example of statewide significance.

Business Leadership Award – commends a business entity for its impact in promoting leadership principles and practice, implementing programs worthy of example, and fostering the growth of quality leadership.

Statewide Community Award – acknowledges an organization or company that, through specific projects or efforts, has reached across valued differences to develop among Oklahomans a sense of common purpose and a more profound sense of loyalty to their state. This award has been created to promote a heightened sense of appreciation for the possibilities available when Oklahomans work together as a single statewide community.


April 21, 2018
The Skirvin Hilton
6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Dress: Black Tie Optional

Sponsor and Ticket Information

Sponsorship Levels:

$10,000 Sponsorship (10 seats)

$5,000 Sponsorship (8 seats)

$2,500 Sponsorship (8 seats)

$1,000 Sponsorship (2 seats)

Individual Tickets: $125 per person