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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Oklahoma welcomes new VP of Program Operations
Tulsa, OK, May 7, 2018 – Big Brothers Big Sisters of Oklahoma is pleased to announce Tim Gowin as the organization’s next Vice President of Program Operations.
“What struck me about Tim was his passion for youth programming, his innovation in meeting emerging needs among his clients and customers and his commitment to excellent results,” said CEO Melissa Ramirez.
Tim brings 16 years of professional nonprofit experience in children and youth programming to Big Brothers Big Sisters. He has spent the majority of his career at Youth Services of Tulsa where he managed four programs. Tim has a Bachelor’s Degree in Human Development and Family Science from Oklahoma State University. His background includes an emphasis on strategic and innovative programming and operations, staff development, client engagement and organizational culture development.
Tim will oversee all aspects of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Oklahoma’s mentoring programs across its seven sites in the state. This includes volunteer and child enrollment and staff support of matched Bigs and Littles with an emphasis on child safety. Ramirez adds, “BBBSOK staff and volunteers are excited to have Tim join our leadership team to take our program forward in its next chapter. Tim’s passion for programming benefiting our youth and his belief that one-to-one mentoring can change the life of a child for the better, forever, will drive our work for many years.”
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Oklahoma welcomes new CEO
Tulsa, OK, January 3, 2018 – Big Brothers Big Sisters of Oklahoma Governing Board of Directors is pleased to announce today Melissa Ramirez as the organization’s next Chief Executive Officer beginning January 16. Ramirez will succeed R. Darrell Weaver who is leaving to run for the Oklahoma State Senate. Read the full article here.