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Mike Cooper, director of external affairs for AT&T, shows his enthusiasm for his company’s support as the principal sponsor of the National Preservation Conference to be held in Tulsa Oct. 21-25 2008. The conference will highlight the importance of historic preservation and the progressive impact for cities such as Tulsa.
Recognizing Tulsa’s preservation efforts through community revitalization and enrichment projects, the National Preservation Trust chose Tulsa over competing cities San Antonio and Austin. Celebrating the announcement with Cooper are, from left, John Mabrey, Board of Advisors for the NTHP; Lee Anne Zeigler, Executive Director Tulsa Foundation for Architecture; Martin L.J. Newman, Board of Trustees for the NTHP; Suzann Stewart, Senior V.P. Convention and Visitors Bureau of the Tulsa Metro Chamber and Tulsa Mayor Kathy Taylor.