Jean McLaughlin, B.A.

Jean McLaughlin joined the Board of The Sickle Cell Cure Foundation in January of 2007.  She is also a current member of the Board of Trustees for WORLD NEIGHBORS, an international development organization headquartered in Oklahoma City that works with people in marginalized rural communities to find innovative, practical and lasting solutions to pressing needs.  Health issues are one of the organization’s concerns. Jean is also an immediate past president and current board member of the MYRIAD GARDENS FOUNDATION and a board member for the CHILD ABUSE RESPONSE CENTER. She is a Past president and founding board member of THE CITIZENS LEAGUE OF CENTRAL OKLAHOMA and served as Debate Coordinator and State President of the OKLAHOMA LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS and has held board positions with numerous other community organizations.

Jean has been involved with local government by being a member and board chairman for both the BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT of Oklahoma City and THE CENTRAL OKLAHOMA TRANSPORTATION AND PARKING AUTHORITY.

Received Byliners Award for Public Affairs by Women In Communication, Distinguished Service Award from the Community Council, Crystal Orchid Award from the Myriad Gardens Foundation, Honoree of the YWCA Century of Influence.