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Barbara Hoberock 

Years in media: 29

Why I got into this business:  I was fascinated with the ability of a newspaper to assist in correcting a wrong, give a voice to those who had none and help improve the human condition for us all.

In one sentence, why is journalism important: Journalism is a fountain that helps quench a thirst for knowledge, understanding and reason.

What three words describe you: Generous. Empathetic. Curious.

What issue fires you up: A good shoe sale.

Who is a Tulsan you admire: I admire several Tulsans.

What is your favorite local hangout: home                            

Favorite movie: “Gandhi.”

Favorite book: I have several favorite books.

Favorite quote: "Do the right thing." - Paul Miller