Learn From These Influential Oklahomans
Boone PickensOilman & Philanthropist
Hard work and generosity by the billions.
David WaltersFormer Oklahoma Governor, Founder of Walters Power International
A business and public policy enthusiast, David Walters founded Walters Power International and was the 24th Governor of the State of Oklahoma.
Dobie LangenkampOil & Gas Attorney
Raised with a rich family oil legacy, he practiced oil and gas law, served in the Carter administration, and founded his own company.
Don E. PrayAttorney
Although he grew up "in a garage," Don worked hard and achieved great success in his life while helping others along the way.
Elliot & Virginia PhillipsSon of Waite Phillips
They chose the quiet life of ranchers over the Phillips family oil empire.
George KrummeWorld War II Veteran, Partner at Krumme Oil Company
George Krumme, a World War II veteran, Ph.D of Earth Sciences, and partner of the highly-successful Krumme Oil Company shares the story of his incredible life — living during the depression, J. Paul Getty, the Battle of the Bulge — and other fascinating aspects to his life
H. Allen ChapmanPhilanthropists
Donne Pitman shares the story of the Chapman legacy.
J. Paul GettyLegendary Oilman and Philanthropist
Listen to the final interview of J. Paul Getty as he sits down with interviewer Bob Gregory in the film "A Man's Perspectives on Business and Life"
Kenneth RenbergGerman Immigrant, WWII Veteran
A German-American Jewish immigant who bravely fought in World War II to "get back at Hitler."
King KirchnerOilman, Unit Corporation
From roughneck to co-founder of one of the largest U.S. onshore drilling companies, Unit Corporation.
Larry NicholsOilman & Philanthropist
Served as Devon's CEO since 1980 and assumed the company's chairmanship in 2000.
Lloyd NobleOilman & Philanthropist
His daughter, Ann Noble Brown, speaks of his generosity and love for Oklahoma and its people.
Making a difference for her community, her culture, and her people.
Melvin & Jasmine MoranFounders of Children’s Museum
A story of humility, compassion, and good cheer.
Robert L. ParkerParker Drilling
An international leader in the oil and gas industry who brought western drilling techniques to Russian and China.
Thomas GilcreaseOilman and Philanthropist
"Every man must leave a track and it might as well be a good one." - Thomas Gilcrease.
Walter HelmerichOilman & Philanthropist
Listen to the story of the man that inspired the beginning of Voices of Oklahoma.
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