“My hero,” she said of Keith.
Her leadership abilities are recognized on campus and she has been active in staff governance, twice serving as chair of the OU Staff Senate. She currently is serving in leadership with the OU campus United Way drive.
It was through her work on the Norman Women’s Resource Board, which she currently chairs, that she began work with the Sullivan Family and the benefit concert that they present each Christmas. She is Betty Sullivan’s “go-to” person working out details of the annual concert “so that all she has to do is sing.”
It is Copp’s plan to be at her job “as long as they will keep me. Working with students keeps me young, and I like to feel like I have made a difference in helping students,” she said.