Years in media: 42.
Why I got into this business: Hanging out in the press box appeared to be more fun than football practice.
In one sentence why is journalism important: A free press is essential to democracy.
What three words describe you: Traveler. Writer. Fun.
What issue fires you up: Equality for all.
Who is a Tulsan you admire: Dale McNamara, coach and civic treasure.
What is you favorite local hangout: P.J.’s Sandwich Shop at lunch. Bird & Bottle after 5 p.m.
Favorite movie: "The Last Waltz" (1978, directed by Martin Scorsese).
Favorite book: "Lonesome Dove" (1985, Larry McMurtry).
Favorite quote: "Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere." — Martin Luther King, Jr.