The BIS Staff is made up of five members who are dedicated to providing business, industry, and government organizations solutions to their training needs.
Mike is the Director of Business and Industry Services. His duties include consulting with area business and industry leaders to help determine strategies to meet customized training needs and to help coordinate training programs. His past experiences include twelve years teaching experience and eighteen years industry experience.
Mike has a BS degree Education from the University of Central Oklahoma, and a Master's of Education Administration from the University of Central Oklahoma.
Scott is the Assistant Director of BIS where his main responsibilities are to interface with clients to determine training needs, goals, and purposes through a Needs Assessment, then monitor and evaluate the training programs to assure the client is getting the highest quality of training available.
Scott graduated from the University of Central Oklahoma with a degree in Industrial Safety with emphasis on Ergonomics. He then became the representative for a local union on Safety inquiries. His past experience with training started as a contractor where he facilitated Motor Vehicle Accident Prevention courses. He moved on to become the TIP Coordinator for the GMT370 project at General Motors before coming to work at BIS.
Forrest is the Safety Coordinator for Mid-Del Technology Center. He works with clients to develop Positive Safety Cultures within their organizations.
Forrest retired from the City of Noble Fire Department where he held the position of Sergeant/Apparatus Engineer/ EMS Instructor. He began facilitating classes for the Technology centers as a contract instructor part time before he retired. Forrest has experience in logistics, warehousing, transportation, maintenance, and rural water supply. He graduated from Childress High School in Childress, Texas, and has gone on to complete many courses in Fire Fighting, EMT, HAZMAT, and First Responder training, to name a few.
Jennifer has been the Administrative Assistant for BIS since 1998. She is the "heartbeat" of the BIS organization. An Oklahoma native, Jennifer graduated from Choctaw High School, DeMarge College and the Business Information Technology Program at Mid-Del Technology Center.