Audiology foundation director named chair of DRS’ Commission

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Oklahoma City – Edmond audiologist, author and researcher Jace Wolfe, Ph.D., was elected chair of the Commission for Rehabilitation Services on September 9.

The Commission governs the Oklahoma Department of Rehabilitation Services.

DRS annually serves 83,500 Oklahomans with disabilities through career planning, employment, independent living and educational programs, and the determination of medical eligibility for disability benefits.

Wolfe was appointed to the Commission in July 2018 by then-Oklahoma Senate President Pro-Tempore Mike Schulz.

Happy Labor Day

The Oklahoma Department of Rehabilitation Services employees do outstanding work. We are extremely proud of them. On this day they deserve to be appreciated by a grateful agency. We wish them a wonderful Labor Day along with all the other workers out there. All DRS offices will be closed Monday, Sept. 2, 2019.

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Wes Hilliard Appointed to Oklahoma Commission for Rehabilitation Services

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OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma House of Representatives Speaker Charles McCall has appointed local banker and former Oklahoma state representative Wes Hilliard to the Oklahoma Commission for Rehabilitation Services. The Commission is the governing board for the Oklahoma Department of Rehabilitation Services (DRS).

Hilliard currently serves as president at Landmark Bank in Sulphur and Davis. He served in the Oklahoma House of Representatives from 2004 to 2012.