The next is a press launch from the Oregon Institute of Know-how.
KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Oregon Institute of Know-how (Oregon Tech) is welcoming graduates and their households and pals to campuses in June to have fun the lessons of 2022, 2021, and 2020 throughout two in-person graduation ceremonies.
Keynote audio system embody the president and CEO of Asante, Scott Kelly; Oregon Increased Schooling Coordinating Fee (HECC) Chair Terry Cross; and Senator Elizabeth Steiner Hayward of Oregon District 17.
In Klamath Falls, Oregon Tech will maintain two ceremonies to honor graduates. The Faculty of Well being, Arts and Sciences ceremony is Friday, June 10, at 2 p.m., and the Faculty of Engineering, Know-how, and Administration will happen Saturday, June 11, at 10 a.m. Scott Kelly is the keynote speaker for the Faculty of Well being, Arts and Sciences ceremony, and Terry Cross will communicate on the ceremony to have fun graduates of the Faculty of Engineering, Know-how, and Administration.
Following the Klamath Falls occasions, the Portland-Metro campus will have fun Sunday, June 12, at 2 p.m. with Sen. Steiner Hayward.
Scott Kelly is the president and CEO of Asante, a healthcare supplier primarily based in Southern Oregon. Kelly has served in a number of management roles, together with chief operational officer, government vp, chief technique and enterprise growth officer, and chief government officer of Asante Rogue Regional Medical Middle.
Kelly is a member of the Oregon Well being Management Council. He additionally chairs the Oregon Affiliation of Hospitals and Well being Techniques Board, the Jackson Care Join Board, and Jackson Care Join Finance Committee. His prior expertise consists of strategic management positions at Saint Agnes Medical Middle in Fresno, Calif., and Saint Paul Medical Middle in Dallas, Texas.
Kelly holds a Grasp of Science in Enterprise Administration from Southern Methodist College in Dallas, Texas.
Terry L. Cross
Terry L. Cross is the founding government director of the Nationwide Indian Baby Welfare Affiliation and chair of the Oregon Increased Schooling Coordinating Fee. He’s an enrolled member of the Seneca Nation, and acquired a grasp’s diploma in social work from Portland State College.
Cross is the creator of Optimistic Indian Parenting and co-authored In direction of a Culturally Competent System of Care, printed by Georgetown College.
Cross has 49 years of expertise in youngster welfare, together with 10 years of direct apply.
Elizabeth Steiner Haward
Elizabeth Steiner Hayward is an adjunct affiliate professor of Household Medication at Oregon Well being & Science College (OHSU). She has served because the state senator for Northwest Portland and Beaverton since 2011. Steiner Hayward co-chairs the state Methods and Means Committee, which oversees Oregon’s state finances. She can be a member of the Capital Building Sub-Committee and the Legislative Audits Committee, each of which handle parts of the finances. Sen. Steiner Hayward additionally serves as deputy majority chief on the Oregon Senate Democrats management crew.
In her time within the Oregon Legislature, she has raised the authorized age for buying tobacco merchandise to 21, elevated statewide vaccination charges, handed laws establishing the nation’s first statewide universally-offered nurse residence visiting program, and addressed the opioid epidemic head-on via behavioral well being therapy applications and rising entry to medication-assisted therapy.
Steiner Hayward earned a Bachelor of Arts in Faith from the College of Chicago and a Physician of Medication from the College of Massachusetts.
Oregon Tech’s Seattle campus ceremony will happen Tuesday, June 14, to have fun program graduates who’re workers at Boeing. A speaker for the occasion has not been introduced.