Connie Resignation Letter

December 10, 2018 To: Board of Directors, Dale Rogers Training Center From: Connie Thrash McGoodwin, M.Ed., Executive Director Re: Resignation 1981-2020 About 12 years ago, I promised the Board an 18 month notice of intent to resign, so here we are: Please accept my...

After the Closets Are Clean

(Editor’s note: Connie’s last “From the Director” article, published in DRTC’s Quarterly Newsletter, September 2019) Andy Rooney liked to say: “Life is like a roll of toilet paper, the closer it gets to the end, the faster it goes.” As my...

Q&A with Wyman Frame

Wyman Frame, a division of nonprofit Dale Rogers Training Center, manufactures custom picture frames while providing jobs and training opportunities for people with disabilities. Carla Folks, Certified Picture Framer (CPF), Professional Picture Framers Association,...
MHA 6th Annual Benefit Fundraiser Dinner

MHA 6th Annual Benefit Fundraiser Dinner

At first glance, it may be hard to distinguish a connection between Oklahoma City and the West African nation of Liberia. However, the bond between the two could help change lives around the world. My Heart’s Appeal (MHA), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, is hosting its 6th...
When partnership turns into family

When partnership turns into family

Anytime you’ve been in a relationship for 15 years, you’re bound to have endured many good times while creating cherished memories. The relationship between Dale Rogers Training Center (DRTC) and Pelco Products, Inc. is no different. The two partnered with one another...
2017 Employer of the Year

2017 Employer of the Year

Dale Rogers Training Center (DRTC), Oklahoma’s oldest and largest community vocational training and employment center for people with disabilities, received the Oklahoma City Mayor’s Committee on Disability Concerns’ 2017 Employer of the Year Award....
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