Oklahoma Contemporary

Tara Heitz

Development Officer

A white woman with short brown hair wearing an auburn colored sweater and thick framed glasses stands in front of a white wall smiling

In her role as development officer, Tara Heitz works to support Oklahoma Contemporary’s fundraising efforts. She focuses on engaging a portfolio of supporters, managing the Corporate Council and coordinating a slate of special events.

Before joining Oklahoma Contemporary, Tara served as a development associate at Allied Arts, working with their robust employee-giving program. Prior to development work, she spent 17 years teaching middle school and high school band in Edmond Public Schools. As an educator, Tara is considered an expert in beginning woodwind instruction and was highly sought after as a mentor to student teachers across the Oklahoma City metro.

Additionally, Tara is also second clarinetist with the Oklahoma City Philharmonic, a position she has held since 2009. She is a past finalist in the International Clarinet Association’s orchestral competition. Along with symphonic performances, she can often be found in the orchestra pit for Oklahoma City Ballet and Lyric Theatre productions.

Email: development (at) okcontemp.org

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Monday 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Closed Tuesday

Wednesday 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Thursday 11 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Friday - Sunday 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.

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Visit us at 11 NW 11th St.
Oklahoma City, OK 73103
Phone: 405 951 0000
Fax: 405 951 0003

Oklahoma Contemporary
P.O. Box 3062
Oklahoma City, OK 73101

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