Posted: Monday, March 30, 2015 11:30 am
Askins named to board of directors
Duncan’s Jari Askins, former lieutenant governor of Oklahoma and currently interim executive director of the Oklahoma Pardon and Parole Board, has been named a member of the Dean McGee Eye Institute board of directors.
Prior to the pardon and parole post, she ran Jarico, LLC, a consulting company and was associate provost for external affairs at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center with a primary focus on the Stephenson Cancer Center.
A graduate of Duncan High with a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism and a Juris Doctorate from the University of Oklahoma, she has served in all three branches of state government.
She was inducted into the Oklahoma Women’s Hall of Fame in 2001.
Posted on Tue, March 31, 2015
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