Introducing the Crew

We are actively recruiting brains, boots and hearts to work with us! Brains, people with creative ideas. Boots, people to help carry out the ideas. Hearts, people with a passion for North Tulsa.

Tracie Chandler
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Tracie Chandler is a native of Texas who came to Tulsa to begin her 38-year career as a teacher where she earned her Master's Degree in Education. She's a woman of integrity and great faith. She became interested in social justice while teaching Social Studies. She is dedicated to bringing economic development to the Phoenix District.

Cheryl Lawson - Phoenix Development Coun
2nd Vice President
Kristin Towles
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Kristin is the Founder of Websites4Good, a social enterprise working to empower communities with technical skills to implement successful small business and nonprofit marketing. She is passionate about mentoring the next generation of entrepreneurs in underserved communities to help them start and grow new businesses.

Justin Pickard - Phoenix Development Cou
Tracie Chandler - Phoenix Development Co
1st Vice President
Cheryl Lawson
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Cheryl is Founder and CEO of Social Media Tulsa, bringing corporate marketing, communications, entrepreneurial acumen, and deep social media and marketing expertise to her clients, colleagues, community and students. Cheryl's event, SMTULSA Social Business Conference has put Tulsa on the social media conference map.

Kristin Towles - Phoenix Development Cou
Justin Pickard
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Justin is the Executive Director of Crossover Community Impact. He holds a bachelors degree from the University of Tulsa and received his Master of Urban Planning from Harvard University where he focused on community development and housing.