Whitney Cipolla, MPA

Policy Research and Engagement Coordinator

Whitney Cipolla is a lifelong Tulsan committed to building a more equitable society through policy, advocacy, and service. As a policy analyst at Healthy Minds, Whitney researches and helps implement solutions-oriented and data-driven policies to improve behavioral health outcomes for Oklahomans. 

Whitney was named a Top 10 senior and graduated with honors from the University of Tulsa with a bachelor's degree in English and women’s and gender studies and a minor in education. She received her master’s degree in public administration with a concentration in public policy and a graduate certificate in nonprofit management from OU-Tulsa in 2020.

She is currently a member of Oklahomans for Equality's executive committee and is the 2024 chair of TYPROS, Tulsa's young professionals organization under the Tulsa Regional Chamber. Previously, Whitney served on the boards for the Little Blue House and Teach for America Greater Tulsa alumni. She is also a graduate of Leadership Tulsa’s Lead Together Class 2, New Voices Class 12, and LT Represent Class 1.