Prosperity Bank adds Mary Wolf as senior vice president of commercial lending. Wolf has more than 20 years of commercial lending experience. Prosperity Bank operates six branches in central Oklahoma and eight in the Tulsa area.
Schemmer Associates Inc. adds Gary Horan, P.E., as transportation engineering manager in the Oklahoma City office. Before joining Schemmer, Horan’s 22 years of experience included 12 years serving as president of his own company, a full-service professional civil engineering and land surveying company. Horan holds a bachelor’s and master’s of science in civil engineering from Oklahoma State University and is a licensed professional engineer in Oklahoma, Kansas and Texas. At Schemmer, Horan will be responsible for leading local and state civil engineering, project management and business development efforts.
Amanda L. Linz, M.D., a pediatric hematologist-oncologist, has joined the staff of OU Children’s Physicians. She sees patients at the Jimmy Everest Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders in Children, in the OU Children’s Physicians building, 1200 Children’s Avenue. Linz has also been named an assistant professor with the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine. She is board certified in pediatrics, pediatric hematology-oncology and pediatric hospice and palliative medicine. She diagnoses and treats children with cancer, as well as providing hospice and palliative care to pediatric cancer patients.
Christina E. Henson, M.D., a radiation oncology specialist, has established her medical practice with Stephenson Cancer
Center. She also has been named an assistant professor with the
University of Oklahoma College of
Medicine. Henson will be treating all types of cancer patients, with an emphasis on patients with head and neck cancer and breast cancer. She is board eligible in radiation oncology. Henson is a member of the American Society for Radiation Oncology, American College of Radiation Oncology and American Board of Radiology.
Arvest Bank promotes Shandy
Belford in its Oklahoma City market. Belford, who joined
Arvest in October as a senior vice president, commercial banker, will now serve as commercial loan manager. She will manage the bank’s commercial lending team in Edmond, while continuing to office at Arvest’s 1501 W Edmond Road branch in Edmond. Belford came to Arvest with 12 years of banking and commercial lending experience. She previously has worked at BancFirst, MidFirst Bank and Bank of Oklahoma.
Brian Nickles was recently selected to lead the Disability Determination Services, a division of the Oklahoma Department of Rehabilitation Services. Nickles, from Norman, supervises about 350 employees who determine medical eligibility for citizens who apply for Social Security Disability Insurance and Supplemental Security Income. Nickles has 25 years’ experience with DDS, working his way up through the organization as a disability specialist, program manager and deputy division administrator. A native of Shady Point, he attended high school in Panama and earned a bachelor’s degree in business management from Northeastern State University in Tahlequah.
St. Anthony adds Adam D. Gardner,
M.D., family medicine, to the St. Anthony medical staff and St. Anthony Physicians Group. Gardner earned his undergraduate degree in management information systems from the University of Central Oklahoma. He also obtained a Master of Business Administration from Oklahoma City University, followed by a Bachelor of Science in biology from the University of Central Oklahoma. Dr. Gardner then went on to complete his medical degree from the University of Oklahoma, College of Medicine, and a family medicine residency with St. Anthony Hospital.
Christina E. Henson
Amanda L. Linz
Adam D. Gardner