Class of 1971
2012 Distinguished Alumni
Diane Denham, a wealth management advisor at Merrill Lynch, has served her alma mater through service and contributions for the past 40 years. She served on the Cameron University Foundation Board of Directors for more than 15 years, providing vital leadership as both president and vice president.
She and her husband, Ronnie, have been members of President’s Partners since 1993.They have contributed to numerous university initiatives, including the unprecedented “Changing Lives” campaign, KCCU, and the School of Liberal Arts.
Denham is active in the Lawton Community Theatre, is a member of Lawton Business Women and Lawton Credit Professionals. Previous service includes leadership roles with Goodwill Industries of Southwest Oklahoma and North Texas, Southwest Oklahoma Opera Guild, Lawton Chamber of Commerce, the Lawton Philharmonic Orchestra and Comanche County Hospital Foundation.
She received the 2008 Roma Clift Montgomery Citizen of the Arts Award from the Lawton Arts and Humanities Council.