Oklahoma Conference of the United Methodist Church

OCU religion professor honored with posthumous COSROW award


The Commission on the Status and Role of Women (COSROW) announced Dr. John Starkey as the recipient of the 2020 Francis E. Willard Award.

Starkey, who died after a battle with cancer on Jan. 11, was a religion professor at Oklahoma City University.

The award is given every year to an individual who has made a distinguished contribution to the advancement of women in ministry in the Oklahoma Conference. The video announcement can be seen at https://www.okumc.org/WillardAward


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