Feb. 2, 2021 (NORMAN, Okla. ) — Red River Youth Academy has named Keri Sexton as Chief Executive Officer. Sexton joined the staff at the psychiatric residential treatment center in February 2020 as Human Resources Director. She brings to the organization experience in human resources in nursing home and senior living facilities, in addition to insurance sales, retail customer service, and management of family recreation center events and activities. Sexton has a bachelor’s degree in Youth and Recreation from Oklahoma Baptist University.
“I look forward to empowering the young people who receive treatment at this facility to take hold of the life decisions they learn to make through our program by offering strong mentoring staff, quality clinical and medical care, and helping them understand their purpose in life,” said Sexton.
Red River Youth Academy is accredited by The Joint Commission and licensed by the Oklahoma Department of Human Services. Since 2015, the 64-bed facility has provided treatment for children and adolescents from across Oklahoma experiencing severe behavioral health conditions. Red River is managed by Vizion Health LLC of Charlotte, N.C.
To learn more about Red River Youth Academy visit www.redriverya.com.