Michelle Briggs – President

Michelle’s professional experience includes banking, investments and insurance. After serving on the community hospital board for more than 20 years and as board chair for six years, Michelle transitioned to Avedis staff when the Foundation was formed in 2012.

Mike Adcock – Chairman of the Board

Mike currently serves as Co-Trustee of a private business trust responsible for investments in real estate, oil and gas, and other equity investments. In addition, he serves as chair of the board of a privately held bank, chair of the board of a solid waste management company, and chair of the board of Unit Corporation.


Mark Finley, Financial Industry

Sudhir Gupta, MD, Shawnee Heart Center

Joe Hodges, President SSM Oklahoma

Kathleen Laster, PhD., Impact Consulting

Linda Praytor, Business Owner

Charles Shields, Retired Educator, Education Consultant

Charles Skillings, President, St. Anthony Shawnee Hospital

John Robinson, MD, Robinson Eye Institute

Lawrence Stasyszen, OSB: Abbot, St. Gregory’s Abbey

Stephen Trotter, MD, St. Anthony Physicians Shawnee

Mike Warwick, Attorney at Law