Update: ACLU Executive Director Position search has been extended until May 20th. POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT: AMERICAN CIVIL LIBERTIES UNION OF OKLAHOMA The American Civil Liberties Union of Oklahoma (ACLU-OK), a statewide non-profit organization which promotes and defends civil liberties, is seeking an Executive Director to direct the diverse and challenging activities of the organization. ACLU-OK is one of 53 affiliates nationwide with a national office headquartered in New York City. Our attractive Spanish-style office is located in the historic Paseo neighborhood of Oklahoma City, the state’s capital. The office is owned by the affiliate, is on a public bus route, and is within easy driving distanceRead More →

The ACLU Board of Directors named Oklahoma City attorney Mark Henricksen to serve as Interim Executive Director. Henricksen is a former board member, president, general counsel and national board representative. He has been a volunteer ACLU attorney, having worked in the defense of the Tin Drum, the case against Oklahoma City over the LGBT banners, the Bethel Independent School District No. 3 t-shirt case, and numerous other ACLU cases. Henricksen has been previously recognized by the ACLU-OK with the Angie Debo Award and has been honored as Abolitionist of the Year by the Oklahoma Conation to Abolish the Death Penalty in recognition of his successRead More →