Our Administrative Team

Chief Executive Officer

Albert Gray

A native of Lookeba, Oklahoma, Albert Gray has served as chief executive officer of The Children’s Center Rehabilitation Hospital since 1978. Hired originally to close the Hospital due to its poor financial performance, Gray instead turned the organization around, leading it to become Oklahoma’s foremost rehabilitation hospital for children and adolescents. Gray started his career as a forensic chemist with the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation and the Oklahoma City Police Department. In addition to his responsibilities at The Children’s Center Rehabilitation Hospital, he is the owner of Industrial Gasket, a 60,000 square-foot manufacturing plant in Mustang, Oklahoma. Albert holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in chemistry from Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

Chief Strategy Officer

Nico Gomez

Nico Gomez joined the staff at The Children’s Center Rehabilitation Hospital in 2020. As Chief Strategy Officer, Gomez leads the Hospital’s business strategy and market development. He is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Oklahoma and a Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) from Southern Nazarene University.

Chief Operating Officer

Lori Boyd

Lori Boyd began her tenure at The Children’s Center Rehabilitation Hospital in 1997 as the accounts payable clerk. Since that time, she has held the positions of business office director, administrative projects coordinator, and vice president of special projects. Boyd was named president of operations in 2014 and chief operating officer in 2016. She is responsible for the day-to-day administration of the hospital. She holds a Master of Health Administration (MHA) degree from the University of Oklahoma, and has a deep knowledge of healthcare services, programs, and trends.

Our Senior Vice Presidents

Carol Gray

Senior Vice President of Mission and Culture

Heidi Russell

Senior Vice President of Communications and Development
Our Executive Leadership

Darin K. Brannan, M.D.

Pediatrician / Vice President of Medical Informatics

Katie Fry

Vice President of Patient Support Services

Michael Johnson, M.D.

Pediatrician/Chief Medical Officer

Melissa Richey

Director of Communications and Marketing

Suneet Sahgal, M.D.

Pediatric Physiatrist / Medical Director of
Rehabilitation Services

Becky Vogt

Vice President of Rehabilitation and Education

 

Board of Directors

President: Chris Streets, Streets, LLC
Vice-President:  David Graham, Teleflora
Secretary:  James Novak, Chick-fil-a

Board Members:

R. Wayne Anderson, The Title Law Group
Glenn Coffee, Glenn Coffee & Associates
Richard Cook, Claims Management Resources
Mike Cowan, United Parcel Service
Nancy Gray, Community Volunteer
Diana Green, Hobby Lobby
Kim Grubbs, Speech-Language Pathologist
Sheila Heim, NBC Bank
Alana Hughes, Charles & Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation
Coleen McGee, Flairsoft Ltd.
Rev. Thomas McGhee, International Pentecostal Holiness Church
Tom Richards, Triton Value Partners SW, LLC
Julie Toben, Luton & Co., PLLC
Cornell Wesley, E.M.B.L.E.M. Strategies LLC

The Children’s Center Rehabilitation Hospital Foundation Board of Trustees

President:  Gary S. Chilton, Holladay & Chilton, PLLC
Vice-President:  Kimberly Tilley, Tilley Group
Secretary:  Alex Kaiser, The Private Bank, Bank of Oklahoma

Board Members:

Anne Adams, Chapman Foundations Management, Inc.
Dustin Baker, M.D., Gilbert Medical Center
Nedra Funk, Express Employment Professionals
Elizabeth W. Gray, OKC Civic Center Foundation/OKC Broadway
Wendy House, Fred Jones Family Foundation, Hall Capital
Michael E. Joseph, McAfee & Taft
Tia Morrow, Bixby Public Schools
Tom Richards, Triton Value Partners SW, LLC
Zack Zuhdi, JP Morgan Chase