German Honorary Consul Charles Wiggins steps down after two decades of service

The state’s longtime honorary consul for Germany, Charles Wiggins, has stepped down after more than 20 years of service. At a ceremony inside the Oklahoma State Capitol’s Blue Room, German Consul General for Houston, Ricarda Redeker accepted Wiggins’ resignation and thanked him for his work in bringing Oklahoma-German ties closer over the past two decades. Wiggins initially took his position up in June 1995.  Consul General Redeker presented Wiggins with…

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Sara Wilshaw - Dallas Consul General (photo courtesy of LinkedIn.)

OKGIT welcomes appointment of Sara Wilshaw as new Canadian Consul General in Dallas

Exciting news out of the Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development as Sara Wilshaw has been named the Consul General for the Dallas region. Wilshaw, who succeeds the outgoing Paula Caldwell, will represent Canada in Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas. “The ties that bind 35 million Canadians to the 39 million people in this region are strong and growing,” wrote Wilshaw in an announcement on the…

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