Board of Directors


Amy Pulliam
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
Manager, Community Affairs, Oklahoma Caring Foundation, Inc.

Vice President
Ronnie Felts
Memorial Park Cemetery
Director, Family Services

Ethan Thomas, CPA
Hogan Taylor, LLC
Staff Tax Accountant

Laura Dempsey, PhD, LMFT
Dempsey Associates

Honorary Board Members

Peggy V. Helmerich
Community Leader

Ron Peters
Community Leader


Jeffrey Alderman, MD, MS, FACP
University of Tulsa
Associate Professor, Community Medicine

Debra Fite
Graphic Designer

Cynthia Harp
Retired Business Professional
Community Volunteer

Crystal Jones, RN, BSN
Brookdale Senior Living
District Director of Operations

Cindy Marshall
Project Manager

Nydia Parks, APRN-CNP
Utica Park Clinic
Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner

Janet Pieren
Tulsa Economic Development Corporation
Director, Administrative Operations & Compliance

Diane Reed, RN
Oklahoma Cancer Specialists & Research Institute
Oncology Nurse

Tammy Richards, LPN
Brookdale Senior Living
Executive Director

Cynthia Ritter
Retired Chaplain and Nurse
Community Volunteer

Audrey Thompson, PhD
Oral Roberts University
Senior Professor of Nursing

Tom Young
Young Designs & Productions
Business Owner

Executive Staff

Patty Wilson
Chief Executive Officer & Executive Director

Kim Grider
Chief Operations & Finance Officer

Susan Garcia, CFRE
Director of Development & Communications