Director of Arts in Education at the Oklahoma State Department of Education Office of Standards and Curriculum
Nominee: Sir Ken Robinson
Glen Henry is the Director of Arts in Education at the Oklahoma State Department of Education. Mr. Henry is a lifelong contributor to arts education as an educator, administrator, community arts supporter and artist. He has been recognized for his support of the arts as a recipient of the Oklahoma Governor’s Arts Award in the areas of arts education and community service to the arts. Mr. Henry has over twenty-seven years of experience as an arts administrator, contributing to the development of high quality arts education programs throughout Oklahoma. He received his BA in Art from the State University of New York at Oswego, and a Master of Fine Arts at Arizona State University. Glen is an alumnus of the Education Leaders Institute sponsored by the National Endowment for the Arts, and has presented at numerous state, national and international conferences. Mr. Henry currently lives in Yukon, Oklahoma with his wife Angela and their two daughters.