John Brown began his two year term as City Commissioner on May 2, 2016. John has a nearly 30 year career at Woodward Hospital. With a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology and minors in Chemistry and Medical Technology, John is also a Registered Medical Technologist (MT-ASCP). After serving as the Laboratory Director for ten years, his experience has allowed him to also work as the Clinical Services Director and the Chief Operating Officer. As Facilities Director and Compliance Officer, John is responsible for facilities management, life safety and regulatory compliance. He was named Nonclinical Manager of the Year in 2009.
John is active in our community and civic activities and is a member of the Woodward Lions Club. He and his wife, Debra have two children, as well as two grandsons. John and Debra are active members of the First Christian Church of Woodward.