Yvette Walker
Night News and Presentation Director

Yvette Walker is Director of Presentation and Custom Publishing at The Oklahoman. She supervises the look and feel of the paper, as well as coordinates content in several special sections and niche publications. Previously, she managed online content and presentation for NewsOK.com, the paper’s Web site, and was instrumental in bringing newsroom blogs onto NewsOK. Before coming to The Oklahoman, Walker was News Editor at The Kansas City Star. At The Star, Walker had been Readers’ Representative, or ombudsman, and met with readers and regularly responded to concerns through a column in The Star and online. She helped launch newsroom content on kansascity.com. Walker has a Master’s degree in media management from the University of Missouri.

She graduated with a Bachelor’s of Science from Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism. She has completed several journalism fellowships and seminars, and is a member of the Online News Association and the National Association of Black Journalists.

Top Stories


  • Outlook 2014: What's trending, OKC?

    BY YVETTE WALKER, Outlook Editor | Published: Sun, Apr 27, 2014

    OKC, which turns 125 years old this month, is drawing people who understand what social media is all about.




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ywalker Wed, Sep. 17 2014 10:26:10 AM CST Vikings bar Peterson from all team activities - MINNEAPOLIS — After a day of public pressure from angry... LINK
ywalker Mon, Sep. 15 2014 09:00:10 PM CST Why Urban Outfitters Won't Stop Offending People - Urban Outfitters has made a habit of tasteless products.... LINK
ywalker Mon, Sep. 15 2014 08:22:09 PM CST Photo: Viral photo of woman with a black eye to advertise the NFL. The black eye was photoshopped. Cool or... LINK
ywalker Sat, Sep. 13 2014 01:04:44 PM CST Great crowd at the Entrepreneur of Faith conference. #EOF LINK
ywalker Sat, Sep. 13 2014 01:03:30 PM CST Tom Hill speaks at the Entrepreneur of Faith conference. #EOF LINK
ywalker Fri, Sep. 12 2014 05:30:36 PM CST I took NewsOk's 'Get your fair on quiz.' I am people watcher. LINK
ywalker Wed, Sep. 10 2014 10:45:07 AM CST Sotloff lauded at Florida service as journalist committed to truth - LINK
ywalker Tue, Sep. 09 2014 07:15:14 PM CST Have you made these mistakes? 7 Grammar Mistakes We've All Made - LINK
ywalker Mon, Sep. 08 2014 02:03:56 PM CST It's Saturday! Have you gotten your tickets? #EOF2014 LINK
ywalker Sat, Sep. 06 2014 03:06:35 PM CST @ywalker gave @okbizeditor some of her candy (in the worse photo ever!). #confluencecon #kindawesome LINK
ywalker Sat, Sep. 06 2014 02:57:59 PM CST Everyone matters. Online or in a small town. #confluencecon
ywalker Sat, Sep. 06 2014 02:07:00 PM CST Could this be the new site plan for Stage Center block? LINK
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ywalker Sat, Sep. 06 2014 12:00:37 PM CST Love this guy. So proud of what he has accomplished. I work with @VideoKyle #confluencecon LINK
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ywalker Sat, Sep. 06 2014 11:39:50 AM CST #confluencecon the word is ROR: Return on Relationships. Go! LINK
ywalker Sat, Sep. 06 2014 11:12:22 AM CST RT @lillie_beth: Social media strategist for @hefner_goats @OklahomaJobs #funnyjobsok #confluencecon #okc
ywalker Sat, Sep. 06 2014 10:24:31 AM CST @ConfluenceCon listening to @MyJRNY on her journey. How cool is it too have a concert in your lv rm? LINK
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