Adam Knapp

  • Adam Knapp is a lifelong resident of Oklahoma and is currently an English professor at Rose State College and Oklahoma City Community College in OKC.
  • Knapp has spent over 18 years in and around Oklahoma City and has written professionally about tourism to Oklahoma City since 2005.


Adam Knapp is a former writer for TripSavvy who wrote dozens of articles about Oklahoma City, tourist attractions in Oklahoma, and local events. Knapp was born and raised in Oklahoma, went to college at the University of Central Oklahoma and Oklahoma State University, and has lived in the state his entire life.

After graduating with a Masters in English from the University of Central Oklahoma, Knapp went on to publish works of short fiction and write for a number of local publications such as Oklahoma Magazine and Edmond Outlook. His work has been referenced in several local guidebooks including "Shot in Oklahoma: A Century of Sooner State Cinema" by John Wooley.

Knapp currently teaches English, Creative Writing, and Grammar at state and local colleges in and around the Oklahoma City metro area.


Knapp graduated with a Masters in English from the University of Central Oklahoma in 2005. He holds degrees in Theatre, English, and Economics from Oklahoma State University in Stillwater.

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