Susan Shaw McCalmont

Susan Shaw McCalmont is the President of Creative Oklahoma. With the establishment of Creative Oklahoma in 2006, Susan worked closely with Sir Ken Robinson to develop the organization’s societal change strategies and in 2010 she organized the Creativity World Forum in Oklahoma City.  Susan has helped establish the State of Creativity Forum as an annual national networking and educational event and Oklahoma as the only internationally recognized District of Creativity in the US through the Districts of Creativity Network, based in Flanders, Belgium.  Susan is also a founder of the National Creativity Network linking a network of 15 creative regions in the US and Canada.  Providing innovative leadership at national, state, and local levels, Susan has served a variety of non-profit organizations and public institutions over the last 30 years in Washington, D.C., and the states of Virginia and Oklahoma.


Speaker at People for Education’s Making Connections conference, 2013.