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Hall of Fame Member

Jennifer Duffy Gilliland

Inducted: 2006

JENNIFER DUFFY GILLILAND (1952- ) began work at the Oklahoma Press Association in 1984, and began serving as editor of The Oklahoma Publisher in 1990. A native of Mangum, she attended Southwestern Oklahoma State University before working in composing and then the editorial department at The Oklahoman. She also worked as writer and designer at Oklahoma County Newspapers in Midwest City. At OPA, she has written innumerable articles, organized workshops and contests and produced several state press publications. All Oklahoma newspapers have benefited from her work on nearly every major OPA project in the past 20 years. A member of FOI Oklahoma, she was president in 2000.

Jennifer Duffy Gilliland
How to Submit a Nomination

Selection Process

Honorees are selected by a committee comprised of hall of fame members, including its director, and distinguished leaders in journalism. The Selection Committee considers all nominations, both new ones and those held over from previous years, before selecting the honorees.

The 2023 Oklahoma Journalism Hall of Fame nominee submission deadline is Monday, October 31, 2022.

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Amber Loomis was recently named as assistant hall of fame director. She will help Director Joe Hight in planning for the hall of fame induction and other activities on a contractual basis. Loomis, in her role as UCentral administrative specialist, has already worked...

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