Yvette Walker
Newsroom Management 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.





ywalker Sat, May. 28 2016 06:58:47 AM CST RT @tulsaworld: Anita Hill @JHF_Center: Cosby accusers still get backlash, but at least they're coming forward https://t.co/mme9eXKcKb
ywalker Sat, May. 28 2016 06:58:06 AM CST RT @dezhill: 1) Congrats to #UCO #documentary prof Jeff Palmer for his work as director on "Words from a Bear," #PBS American Masters doc a
ywalker Sat, May. 28 2016 06:57:25 AM CST RT @Okieprof: Memorial Day amid the Oklahoma graves, thoughts & photos on the blog, Coffee with Clark, https://t.co/wncgrQQbw7 https://t.co
ywalker Fri, May. 27 2016 02:07:22 PM CST I loved spending time with these talented students! https://t.co/ZA9SSHZOsJ
ywalker Thu, May. 19 2016 04:34:25 AM CST RT @DrTerriOU: It's random, I know, but watch @oueducation @DoInkTweets video on favorite things in Italy so far. @OUinArezzo https://t.co
ywalker Tue, May. 17 2016 09:41:06 PM CST At least something loves it! https://t.co/sSDFpr8XfM
ywalker Sun, May. 15 2016 01:25:45 AM CST RT @TuckandPatti: Last night we saw Hamilton for the first time. It was spectacular, transcendent, deeply moving, flawless on every... http
ywalker Sun, May. 15 2016 01:25:14 AM CST RT @ktburchard: "Success will impress, but vulnerability will impact." Wisdom from @KMMsports at @GaylordCollege Convocation. Thanks for ce…
ywalker Sun, May. 15 2016 01:24:23 AM CST #OU Commencement and #Gaylord convocation! https://t.co/q3oxCFrzgI
ywalker Sun, May. 15 2016 01:17:38 AM CST Honored to walk behind @KMMsports at #Gaylord convocation! https://t.co/6ojaQCJmEJ
ywalker Sun, May. 15 2016 01:16:04 AM CST RT @KMMsports: Congrats Class of 2016 @GaylordCollege @OU_Alumni !!! https://t.co/8E1nSu3xvA
ywalker Sat, May. 14 2016 08:57:25 PM CST I enjoyed it! https://t.co/pEAZNRrItM
ywalker Sat, May. 14 2016 12:48:50 AM CST RT @dcraigok: In good company this evening with @ywalker, @maryannaevans, @GaylordCollege grads at @UofOklahoma https://t.co/motpklHhva
ywalker Fri, May. 13 2016 06:28:32 PM CST A beautiful night for Commencement! #OU #gogaylord #gaylord https://t.co/JOEFXVtB4h
ywalker Fri, May. 13 2016 06:11:06 PM CST RT @edkelley16: Great @GaylordCollege grads @linda4news and @jakebasden w/ Distinguished Alumni awards. Congrats! @UofOklahoma https://t.co
ywalker Fri, May. 13 2016 05:01:53 PM CST Dr. Meta Carstarphen and Fulbright Scholar Regennia Johnson on the Dias at Black achievement ceremony. #gogaylord https://t.co/EOGJpKOqeJ
ywalker Fri, May. 13 2016 04:45:01 PM CST At OU Black Graduation & African American Achievement Ceremony. THREE Gaylord students! #gaylordcollege #gogaylord https://t.co/gYNxvJD7X3
ywalker Wed, May. 11 2016 09:06:35 AM CST The Unbearable Whiteness of Sports Journalism: The Houston Chronicle’s Blunder Is Reflective Of A Larger... https://t.co/p7Pq9avUeP
ywalker Fri, May. 06 2016 06:44:20 PM CST Super prof David Tarpenning is semi-retired (he'll be an adjunct), so we had a "Tarp's Turn Up" party. #gogaylord https://t.co/UCSH3CkIqS
ywalker Fri, May. 06 2016 10:27:06 AM CST RT @edkelley16: Big night at @GaylordCollege in saluting beloved prof David Tarpenning on 18 great years. What a guy! @UofOklahoma https://

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