Dr. Robert Franklin
Associate Superintendent, Outreach & Advancement
P.O. Box 477200
Tulsa, OK 74147-7200
Dr. Robert Franklin joined Tulsa Tech in January 2010. He currently serves as Associate Superintendent for Student Affairs. Dr. Franklin has been in the education profession since his start as a special education classroom teacher at the Hissom Memorial Center in January 1981. He held teaching and leadership positions at Sand Springs Schools, where he worked for 29 years before coming to Tulsa Tech.
Dr. Franklin is also involved in a number of community advancement and outreach projects including serving as a board member of Junior Achievement Tulsa and he serves as a state trustee to the Oklahoma Education Technology Trust. In 1986 he co-founded a non-profit camping and recreational program that serves individuals with disabilities called “Make Promises Happen.”
Dr. Franklin’s biggest claims to distinction are being married to a passionate high school counselor, Sandi, and being the father of a devoted special education teacher, Hannah.