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1-27-20 Board Meeting
Meet the Board Members of the Okeene Municipal Hospital and Schallmo Authority
Matt Dixon is the joint owner, and Chief Operating Officer of Mountain Country Foods- Oklahoma. Matt was born and raised in Okeene, graduated in 1980, and attended Oklahoma State University, receiving a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Power Technology, in 1984. Matt started his professional career in the manufacturing of Pet Foods and Treats, and has kept that career for 36 years. He has been married to his wonderful wife Rae, for 36 years, and they have two children, Kylie(spouse Brian Bachmann) and Meghan(spouse Cooper Eden). Matt and Rae currently have 2 grandchildren, with more on the way! All the family live and work in Okeene. “I am happy to help, the best I can, sitting on the Okeene Hospital Board”.
Mike Buchanan has been the local Motor License Agent in Okeene for 40 years and has operated an insurance agency for 28 years. Mike has been a Okeene Chamber of Commerce member and board member since 1980. He has been active in the community, he has served on Board of Trustees for the town and town clerk, Okeene Kiwanis member and board member and OHS school foundation board member. A 1969 graduate of OHS and 1974 graduate of SWOSU Mike has lived in Okeene for most of his adult life. Mike is a Deacon at St Anthony’s Catholic Church and serves on 2 church boards. Mike is married, has 3 adult sons, all born at Okeene Hospital and 8 grandchildren.
Jane Nusz is a lifelong member of the Okeene Community. She is a teacher at Okeene High School where she teaches FCS and is the advisor to the Okeene FCCLA. Jane has taught at Geary High School and at Oklahoma State University. Jane Nusz graduated from Okeene High School before obtaining a BS from Oklahoma State University and a MS from University of Oklahoma and a MS from SWOSU. Jane is a member of St. Anthony's Catholic Church and teaches the confirmation class for the high school students.
Jeremy Walker is the owner of Walker Construction LLC. He graduated from Hennessey High School in 2000. He has 20 years experience in the construction industry and is also a member of the Okeene Volunteer Fire Department. His strengths on the hospital board pertain to the maintenance, repairs and remodeling of the facility. Jeremy lives in Okeene with his wife and three sons.
Cherrie (Dixon) Greco is a retired correctional administrator from the Colorado Department of Corrections. After retirement, she worked as a senior consultant for MGT of America and provided technical assistance and expert witness services to a number of prisons and jails in the U.S. Greco also served as Director of Probation for Oklahoma County, and from 2011-2015 she was a columnist for CORRECTIONSONE.COM. Prior to her career in corrections, she and her late husband, James Greco, and their two sons, lived in eight states as a result of Jim’s employment with the U.S. Department of Justice and his military service. During that time, Cherrie was employed as a high school language arts teacher. Ms. Greco is a 1966 OHS graduate. In addition to the hospital’s board, she is a member of Kiwanis and was recently appointed to the Northwestern Oklahoma State University Foundation Executive Committee. She holds a B.A., Ed. from Northwestern, and M.A., Ed. from Lesley University, Cambridge, MA.