April Employee Spotlight


Bonnie Drake

Bonnie Drake is the employee in the spotlight during the month of April at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

Drake is the mailroom manager at SWOSU.  She has worked at SWOSU for almost two years. She and her husband, Sidney (a SWOSU alum), live in Weatherford.  They have three sons: Chad, a SWOSU alum working on his doctorate at the University of Mississippi; Jeremy, a construction worker and father of Drake’s grandsons, Gunnar and Gavin; and Dustin, a student at SWOSU. Drake was raised in eastern Oklahoma, but she and her husband moved to Weatherford in 1971. She enjoys spending time with her family, reading, cooking and square-dancing.

The employee spotlight is sponsored by the SWOSU Support Personnel Organization.