DRS director honors retiring cabinet secretary

Two smiling women beside a smiling man holding a folder with a gold seal.

Melinda Fruendt (left), Oklahoma Department of Rehabilitation Services executive director, and Emily Cheng, commissioner, (right) present a director’s certificate to Steven Buck at the state Capitol. Buck recently left state service as Office of Juvenile Affairs director and cabinet secretary of Human Services and Early Childhood Initiatives. DRS is a member of that cabinet. Melinda Fruendt (left), Oklahoma Department of Rehabilitation Services executive director, and Emily Cheng (right) present a director’s certificate to Steven Buck several weeks ago at the state Capitol. Buck recently left state service as Office of Juvenile Affairs director and cabinet secretary of Human Services and Early Childhood Initiatives. DRS is a member of that cabinet. Buck is now executive director of Care Providers Oklahoma, a trade organization for Oklahoma's nursing home industry.

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Release Date: 

Thursday, April 2, 2020