Okc Educator Presented Liberty Bell Award
Hartley, Tim, THE JOURNAL RECORD
Eric Eissenstat and David Donchin, representing the Young Lawyers Division of the county bar, presented Wakely with the award during the annual Law Day luncheon at the Civic Center Music Hall.
They said education - and people like Carolyn Wakely - are the keys to breaking down the barriers of misunderstanding which contribute to an anti-lawyer sentiment in America.
"She has traveled all over Oklahoma, attracting students to the Mock Trial Program and the Trial By Jury Program at the State Fair," Eissenstat said. "Over the last three years, she has helped to educate thousands of people."
Wakely, who serves as coordinator of guidance and counseling for Oklahoma City Public Schools, has worked as a school counselor and administrator since 1962. …