Dr. Rebecca (Becky) Barker has worked in higher education since 1985 in various roles in student leadership development and leadership education. Her current work at the University of Oklahoma focuses on empowering college students to become effective leaders and engaged citizens. She also facilitates interactive leadership workshops and team building sessions for non-profit and for-profit organizations.
Additionally, Becky teaches organizational leadership and higher education courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels at OU. Becky received her Bachelor’s degree in Advertising and Marketing from Oklahoma State University, completed her Master’s degree in Human Resources Administration from East Central University and earned her Doctorate in Adult and Higher Education Administration from the University of Oklahoma in 1993. Becky resides in Norman, Oklahoma with her husband, John and their two sons, Reed and Riley.