Vikki Penix assists the Communications department with a multitude of tasks, including archiving media exposure, managing email marketing and implementing Oklahoma Contemporary’s social media strategy. As Board Liaison, she provides administrative support to the Executive Director in addition to facilitating communication and project management for the Board of Trustees and the Executive and Board Governance committees.
During an internship with the Oklahoma City Museum of Art’s curatorial department, Vikki researched and contributed to text for works in the Passport to Paris: Nineteenth Century French Prints from the Georgia Museum of Art exhibition. In 2000, she was honored to be chosen as a Student Ambassador for the People to People program. Over the last two years, she has lent her spare time to numerous art organizations in Oklahoma City including deadCenter, the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum, Oklahoma Festival of the Arts and the Paseo Arts Festival.
Vikki received her Bachelor’s in Art History from Oklahoma State University, with a minor in foreign languages.
She finds exhilaration in travel, cultural exchange and experiencing all styles of art, from ancient sculpture to contemporary interactive mixed media. Vikki has found a home in Oklahoma City and a mission with an organization whose focus on art and education provides access to people of all ages.
vpenix (at) okcontemp.org
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